Gov. Lamont, Mayor O’Leary attend Memorial Day ceremony to remember 30 Waterbury veterans lost in Vietnam

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WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A Memorial Day ceremony was held in Waterbury Sunday to remember and honor 30 Waterbury residents lost in the Vietnam War.

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In a post on Facebook Sunday, Mayor Neil O’Leary wrote that the Brass City’s Memorial Day Program originally planned to take place on The Green, would be moved inside to the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception.

Mayor O’Leary and Governor Ned Lamont both spoke at the event, followed by a concert by the Mattatuck Fife and Drum Band and patriotic services.

Find out more in the video above.

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