Commissioner Ron Welch (BG Ret.) and the Middletown Council of Veterans invites Veterans and members of the public to join us on Memorial Day to honor and remember our fallen heroes. The remembrance ceremony will take place on Monday, May 27th, 2024 at 2:00pm at the State of Connecticut Veterans Cemetery located in Middletown, CT. For more information press here


A Veteran must meet the criteria of the definition of veteran as defined in Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) Section 27-103. 

  • “Veteran” means any person honorably discharged from, or released under honorable conditions from active service in the Armed Forces. 
  • Who is a current resident of this state or was a resident of this state at the time of enlistment or induction into the Armed Forces.