Senator Kathleen A. Marchione invites residents to attend a special September 11 Memorial which is the 43rd District Veterans’ Hall of Fame Award Ceremony on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 3 pm at the New York State Military Museum (61 Lake Avenue, Saratoga Springs). The Veterans’ Hall of Fame honors and recognizes outstanding living veterans who have distinguished themselves both in the military and civilian life. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by Friday, September 4, 2015 at (518) 371-2751 Or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
This year, Senator Marchione selected Robert F. Burlingham, a distinguished member of the United States Navy, a veteran of the Korean War, and a resident of the Village of Victory Mills in the Town of Saratoga – as one of seven inductees to the 43rd Senate District Veterans’ Hall of Fame for 2015. Burlingham served on the USS Intrepid and USS Coral Sea. Burlingham was a founding member of the Saratoga National Cemetery Honor Guard Association.
Paul Post of the Saratogian had a nice story on the event here