Jan 21, 2019, 10:00 amThe Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration has been postponed due to snow, and a new date will be announced soon.Mayor Joseph A....
About the Event
30 Washington St.
Somerville, MA 02143
The 2018 Heroes Salute will honor eight Somerville residents who have served our country and contributed to the overall fabric of our community. The 2018 honorees are:
- Alfred Byrne (Killed in Service, WWII) – Hero Square Dedication
- Anthony Guerierro –( Killed in Action, WWII) – Hero Square Dedication
- Anthony Graziano (Purple Heart Recipient, Vietnam) – Hero Square Dedication
- James Parziale (Killed in Action, Korea) – Hero Square Dedication
- Walter Pero (Vietnam Era Veteran, Director Veterans’ Services, Ward 3 Alderman) – Hero Square Dedication
- Robert Waters – (Purple Heart Recipient, Vietnam) – Hero Square Dedication
- Francis Ganat – Korean War Veterans’ Hall of Fame
Finally, the 2018 Salute will honor Retired Navy Captain and Medal of Honor Recipient, Thomas G. Kelley with a “Profile in Courage” Lifetime Achievement Award.
The ceremony is free and open to the public.
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