Strong turnout for Veterans Day ceremony

American Legion Post 178 Historian Sean Klay led the ceremony on Veterans Day this year, giving a history of the holiday, the Post’s role in remembering local vets as well as the life of local Civil War veteran Lawrence Van Alstyne. Photo by Whitney Joseph

MILLERTON — A crowd of nearly 40 gathered at Veterans Park on Main Street Monday morning, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. The common reason that brought everyone together? Veterans Day, and the American Legion Post 178’s commemoration of the annual national holiday celebrating veterans of all wars who have helped keep America safe.

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