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September 11th Remembrance Ceremony
September 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
To honor the fallen firefighters, police officers, EMT’s and members of the armed services, the Springfield Fire and Emergency Services and Springfield Police Department will hold the September 11th Remembrance Ceremony on Wednesday, September 11 at 1pm in front of Springfield’s September 11th Monument in Riverfront Park.
There will be remembrances offered by Springfield Fire Commissioner BJ Calvi, Acting Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood, Peter Pickering from AMR of Springfield, and Colonel Peter Green, Commander of 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air National Guard Base Massachusetts National Guard — The Nation’s First. There will be greetings from Mayor Domenic Sarno City of Springfield, MA – Office of Communications and invocation by Bishop Mitchell Rozanski, Diocese of Springfield, MA.
The ceremony includes rolling out the equipment, tolling of the bell, laying of the wreath, a rifle salute and taps.
The Spirit of Springfield is honored to assist in the annual event.