Thursday, May 2, 2013

Medal of Honor recipient statue dedication in Stamford, CT

On Sunday, May 26, 2013, we will dedicate the statue of Sgt. Homer L. Wise. The ceremony to feature as the keynote speaker, Paul W. Bucha, Medal of Honor recipient, Vietnam, March 1968, West Point graduate and former President of the Medal of Honor Society.  The master of ceremonies will be Morton Dean, former CBS and ABC news anchor and correspondent. Mr. Dean covered the war in Vietnam for CBS and other wars throughout the globe.

Please try to attend this historic event. The ceremony will begin around 1 PM, in Veterans Park, Main and Atlantic Streets, in downtown Stamford, CT, following Memorial Day parade. Plenty of parking available.

It is time to honor our veterans who served to protect our freedom and to honor a very special soldier, Homer L. Wise, a recipient of the Medal of Honor.

Thank you,

James S. Vlasto
Executive Director
Homer L. Wise Memorial Committee

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