COUNTY OFFICIALS JOIN POW/MIA CANDLELIGHT CEREMONY
(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell
and Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano joined area officials
and community residents at the annual Candlelight Ceremony observing
National POW/MIA Recognition Day at the Veterans Memorial located
in Eisenhower Park.
Community residents joined Veterans, military personnel and area
officials to honor the sacrifice made by both Prisoners of War and
those who have gone Missing in Action while protecting our freedoms
in service to our Great Nation.
Pictured with members of the VVA Chapter 82 Color Guard are District Court Judge Joy Watson, VVA Chapter 82 President Paul Masi, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O'Connell, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos, NY State Assemblyman David McDonough, VVA Chapter 82 Director Bob Chiappone and Nassau County Veterans Affairs Director Joseph Pascarella