Published June 02. 2021 10:43AM
PRESS PHOTOS BY MIKE LUBERTI JR. Members of American Legion Post 353, Catholic War Veterans Post 454 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714 participate in the Northampton Joint Veterans Organization's Memorial Day program, held May 31 at the borough's veterans plaza, 14th Street and Dewey Avenue.
State Rep. Zach Mako, R-183rd, offers remarks during the event.
Boy Scout Kaden Rossanese, with Troop 242 in Cherryville, distributes flags to those in attendance.
CWV Post 454 Commander Bruce Shellock reads the names of deceased comrades.
American Legion Post 353 member Randall Schlegel addresses the crowd.
VFW Post 4714 Commander Larry Schlittler participates in the program, which also included a rededication for the relocated howitzer that had long been at the VFW Post, Main Street and Laubach Avenue.
Northampton Borough Manager LeRoy Brobst speaks to Joint Veterans Organization participants and community members in attendance.