OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
FLAG RAISING CEREMONY
ST. LUKE CHURCH
MAY 30, 2010
This Flag, which was flown over the Task Force Long Trail compound, Camp Phoenix, Afghanistan, is shown above, being raised by Josh Langelier, as Jim Groseclose and Ed Nuttall, Master of Ceremonies look on.
Our oldest Fairfax resident and St. Luke Parishioner who will turn 101 this coming September, was there with daughter Mary Wright and daughter-in-law Alice Collins to witness this event. Steve Bessette can be seen at the right of the photo.
Ed Nuttall gives some Memorial Day Reflections
Father Julian reads the certificate that accompanied the flag when Father Feltz sent it to us
Part of the crowd is shown above listening to Father Julian read the certificate
Father Julian reads the final prayer
Pete Fitzgerald and Bob Bessette, Kathy Bessette lead the crowd in singing God Bless America
I took a total of 21 photos, so if you would like to see the others, click on the following link where you will find that if you click on the photo, there is a real large version of each photo for you to view also:
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