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Veterans Day Celebration at American Legion Post 76 Jamaica Plain
November 11, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The American Legion’s 76th Post in Jamaica Plain will host a ceremony on Veterans Day – Friday, November 11, 2022 – at their post located at 280 South Street honoring and remembering those that proudly served our country. The speaking portion of the program goes from 12:30 – 1:30 pm, and the event will continue until 6:30 pm. US Army Veteran DJ JayJona will provide the live entertainment, and the Post 76 Honor Guard (which is the only active American Legion Honor Guard in Boston) will perform as well.
Speakers will include:
Joe Rossi – Post 76 Commander; Retired U.S. Army
Robert Santiago – Commissioner of Boston Veterans Services; Retired U.S. Navy
Sam Dillon – President of Boston Firefighter’s IAFF Local 718; U.S. Marine Corps Purple Heart Recipient
Maura Hennigan – Clerk of the Criminal/Business Court of Suffolk County
Din Jenkins – Deputy Chief of Boston Housing Police
Schedule is as follows:
12:30 – 1:30 pm for the speaking program
1:30 – 6:30 pm full room, good opps for visuals, interviews and b-roll
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