HAMPTON —American Legion Post 35 in the Hamptons announces the 2013 Veterans Day Observances. The observances will take place on Mon., November 11.
The Places and times are as follows: 8:00 a.m. Marine Memorial Hampton Beach, 9:00 a.m. Weare Park Hampton Falls,10:00 a.m. Public Library North Hampton, and 11:00 a.m. at the American Legion Post 35 Hall at 69 High Street in Hampton. Come remember Veterans who served in all the wars and during times of peace. We are taking a special notice of the Veterans from American Legion POST 35 in Hampton.
This year's guest speaker is out going Commander Ralph Fatello.
CDR Ralph G. Fatello is a USMC Vietnam Veteran. CDR Fatello has been Commander of Post 35 since 2001. He will officially stand down in May 2014. His thirteen years as Commander is the longest running command in the history of Post 35.
CDR Fatello will speak about the many members of Post 35. “I want the people on the seacoast, to know a little bit more about the many veterans who make up our great little post on the coast.”
In addition: Post 35 members, Rifle Squad, Color Guard, bugler Mark Weatherby, and Elaine Weatherby will perform the National Anthem at the Beach and later at the 11:00AM service. Also the Seacoast's own WHS USMC Jr ROTC Color Guard, and Soy Scout Troop 177 Color Guard.
The public is invited to attend. Refreshments will be served at the Legion Hall following the last ceremony at the Post at 11:00 a.m.
For additional information, call Post 53 at 603-926-4668.