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Posted on: September 18, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Seaman Herbert L. Foss Annual Recognition Ceremony on Friday, October 12th

Herbert L. Foss


Medal of Honor

U.S. Navy

Spanish American War

The Hingham Veterans’ Council is proud to announce the Seaman Herbert L. Foss Annual Recognition Ceremony will be conducted on the grounds of the Fort Hill Cemetery on Friday, October 12th 2018 at 5:00 pm.

Members of the Foss Family have been invited along with Military, State, and Local Officials to recognize Seaman Foss’s service to our Nation. A wreath will be placed at his gravesite after the reading of his Medal of Honor Citation.

Members of the Old Colony Lodge, A.F & A.M. will conduct a brief ritual to honor their Brother.

The event is open to the public and participation is highly recommended. Please stop by to pay tribute to this National Hero on this, the 147th Anniversary of his birth.

Lest We Forget…

SCPO Keith Jermyn, USN

Director of Veterans’ Services

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