Calvert County American Legion Posts Host Annual Veterans Day Ceremony

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – Nov. 9, 2018 – American Legion Posts 85, 206, 220 and 274 will jointly host the annual Veterans Day ceremony at the Veterans Green on the Calvert County Circuit Court lawn Sunday, Nov. 11, at 10:30 a.m.

This annual event takes place to honor and thank all those who have served and continue to serve our country. Several local veterans, Legionnaires and representatives from Gold Star Mothers, Daughters of the American Revolution, NJROTC and Calvert County Civil Air Patrol will speak and participate in the various commemorative ceremonies. Mary Beth Brown will also give a speech to honor her father, Joseph O’Toole Jr., who served in the U.S. Navy. The national anthem will be sung by Tina Fratantuono and there will be wreath placements to honor fallen soldiers.

Via Visit Maryland

The public is encouraged to attend. In the event of inclement weather the service will be moved inside the courthouse, located at 175 Main St. in Prince Frederick.

Information on Calvert County Government services can be found online at www.calvertcountymd.gov Find Calvert County Government on Facebook.

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