CAMDEN — A POW/MIA recognition event will be held at the Camden Village Green War Memorial on Friday, Sept. 20, at 10 a.m. War Memorial Post 30 is holding the event for the first time in conjunction with the national recognition day.
The event begins with a silent vigil and will include readings of a state proclamation, information on those unaccounted for from Maine in previous wars, and the 11 names and bios of the Maine military remaining unaccounted for from the Vietnam War.
There will be a table staffed by Post members with information about Maine POW/MIA’s.
The Maine Silhouette project with their silhouettes will be on hand as well.
The public is invited to join the Post for the short ceremony and also share any stories they may have of friends and family.
For more information, please call Jeff Sukeforth, Post Adjutant at 691-2270.