|Contact: Steve Jensen
|August 31, 2012|
GOVERNOR MALLOY, LT. GOVERNOR WYMAN INVITE PUBLIC TO ATTEND 11 th ANNUAL 9/11 MEMORIAL SERVICE
Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman invite the public to attend the 11 th annual Connecticut Remembers September 11 th Memorial Service, to be held at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport on Monday, Sept. 10.
Family members of those lost in the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 will join the service, and each of the 153 victims' names will be read aloud. Lt. Governor Wyman will be the keynote speaker. Also participating in the event will be the U.S. Coast Guard Cadet Glee Club, the Leathernecks of Connecticut and Marine Gunnery Sgt. Orville Grizzle, who will sound Taps.
The service will begin promptly at 5:30 p.m. and those attending are asked to assemble at 5 p.m.