Veterans’ Day Commemorated At Peace Memorial Plaza

Police officer David Lepore (5th from l), 49th Precinct Community Affairs and Joseph Thompson (c), 49th Precinct Community Council president, with NYPD recruits.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

In honor of Veterans’ Day, local elected officials, residents and veterans met at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza on Friday, November 11 for a time honored tradition.

Hosted by the Morris Park Community Association, Knights of Columbus, Mary Queen of Peace Council, Morris Park Kiwanis and the American Legion, the annual event paid homage to all military veterans, living and deceased, who have served in America’s Armed Forces.

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