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Memorial Service

Sunday, May 27, 2007 - Noon
Middlebury Cemetery


Photo courtesy Terry McAuliffe

Selectman Hal Lynch reminds citizens of the sacrifice made
 by those veterans who gave their lives for our freedom.

 

Memorial Day Parade
With Bicentennial Theme

Sunday, May 27, 2007 at 5:00 PM


Photo courtesy Harold West

This year there were three bicentennial themed floats in the parade.

The first bicentennial float, organized by Lou Orsini,
brought the Middlebury Bicentennial Logo to life.


Photo courtesy Harold West


A second float, sponsored by the Middlebury Lions Club, was
a 40 foot long memorial to five war eras, with boy scouts
and children of Lions dressed in the uniforms of those eras.


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford


Photo by David Marselinas


A third float, sponsored by the Middlebury Community
Women's Club, shows the clothing worn in 1807.


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford


Photo by David Marselinas


The Middlebury Volunteer Fire Department.


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford


The Middlebury Volunteer Fire Department
 Ladies Auxiliary.


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford

 

Pomperaug High Shool


Photos by David Marselinas


The Mattatuck Drum and Bugle Corps.


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford


A memorial ceremony followed at the Town Hall
 with an address by Marine Sgt. Liam Dwyer,
 recently returned from Iraq.


Photo by David Marselinas


Photo courtesy Robert Rafford

 

 

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