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WWII Remembrance Ceremony in Danbury this morning

The Danbury Council of Veterans' World War II 72nd Anniversary & Remembrance Ceremony will be held this morning.

 

As part of the ceremony the names of the Danbury area Servicemen who died in WWII will be read aloud, as will the names of the approximately 75 Danbury area World War II veterans who died over the past year.  Also recognized at the ceremony will be any WWII veterans in attendance.

 

For the first time, the Catholic War Veterans will have a display of 60 large WWII photos.  Each will be accompanied by a description covering land battles, bombing raids, naval combat and beach invasions events in Europe, Sicily, north Africa, and the Pacific covering.  This display is more than 20 feet long with 100 square feet of photos.

 

The ceremony will take place at 10am at the Rose Garden on Memorial Drive.

 

The ceremony is organized by the Catholic War Veterans Post 1042. The Host Committee Members includes Commander Richard Raymond, and members Al Mead, Al Cutler, Tom Saadi and Mindo Rebeiro.

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