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Posted on: May 2, 2019

May Events Honor Wellesley Veterans

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The West Suburban Veterans' District (WSVD) will honor local veterans with two events in May to recognize current and departed veterans for their service. All residents are welcome to participate. 

Dressing of the Graves

Wednesday, May 8 at 5 PM, Woodlawn Cemetery (148 Brook Street): U.S. flags will be placed on veterans’ graves by the Dept. of Veterans’ Services. Volunteers welcome.

Rain date: Thursday, May 9 at 5 PM

 “Lest We Forget” Memorial Day Observances

Thursday, May 30 at 7 PM, Woodlawn Cemetery Ceremony (148 Brook Street)

Thursday, May 30 at 7:30 PM, Town War Memorial Site Ceremony (Washington Street in front of Wellesley Town Hall)

Rain Date: Thursday, May 30 at 7 PM, Wellesley Middle School Auditorium

For more information, contact Wellesley Veterans’ Graves and Ceremonial Officer, Joe Oliveri at 774-292-9932.

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