Local Veterans Day Programs Planned

Some programs are planned for Gloucester and Mathews County residents to commemorate Veterans Day. There is a ceremony set for Sunday afternoon in front of the Gloucester Veterans Memorial Wall, hosted by Marine Corps League Middle Peninsula Detachment #1317. It will begin at 3 p.m. Del. Keith Hodges will be the guest speaker. Then on Monday, American Legion Post 83 and its Auxiliary will hold a Veterans Day Dinner and Awards Program at the post home on Route 198 in Hudgins. World War II veteran William Leitner will be the guest speaker. All area veterans, their families and guests are invited. The cost is $16. For more information, call 804-725-7422 or 804-725-0842.