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Rededication of the Preston Revolutionary War Memorial

Rededication of the Preston Revolutionary War Memorial; Sunday, September, 8, 2013

Sunday  1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

After a year of restoration and work by many volunteers, the Preston Revolutionary War Monument and Tribute Garden will be rededicated. There will be a short program honoring the patriots and current day volunteers. The Preston Memorial Committee (Ronald Tanguay, Linda and Mark Christensen) have organized this event with help from the Preston VFW Post 9452, the Preston Historical Society, the Norwich American Legion Color Guard and the Preston Boy Scouts. There will be an opening prayer by Father David Cannon, who gave the original benediction in 1967, as well as remarks from First Selectman Robert Congdon and State Representative Timothy Bowles. There will be refreshments at the program and a celebratory barbecue at VFW Post 9452 on Spicer Road after the program. Everyone is invited

Location:
Preston Revolutionary War Memorial Park
Corner of Route 165 and Old Shetucket Tpke.
Preston, CT 06365

Cost:
free

Contact:
860-887-5828

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