Pictured is (left to right) Jeff Molitor, commander, VFW Post 2913; Jon Ralph, commander, American Legion Post 269; and John Morge, commander, AMVETS Post 111.
Patchogue dignitaries came together to host a 20-year 9/11 memorial event at the village’s 9/11 Memorial Park. The event was held on a sunny morning, beginning at 9 a.m., and speakers commented that the day was eerily similar to the September morning 20 years before.
Pictured is (left to right) Sgt. Harrison Green; Staff Sgt. “Woody” Woodward; Lt. Andrew Manfredonia; Lee Wiedi, VFW Post 2913; and Scott McKendrick, VFW Post 2913.
Event speakers commented on the camaraderie and unity of Americans in the days, weeks and months that followed 9/11.
Katherine Al Rashdan
Twenty years after the 9/11 terror attacks rocked our nation and changed the world as we knew it,
Patchogue Village dignitaries and residents came together for a memorial event.