Service to honor Revolutionary War hero July 21

Jul 12, 2018
Courtesy of: Thomaston Historical Society A Revolutionary War color guard honors Gen. Henry Knox at a memorial service in 2016.

Thomaston — The annual memorial service to honor the life of Revolutionary War hero Major General Henry Knox, will take place July 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the Thomaston Village Cemetery. The service will open with a Revolutionary War solider honor guard and invocation prayer. Dr. William McCarriston will give a “Did You Know?” presentation about Knox before the wreath-laying ceremony. The service will close with a rendition of "Taps" by Mike Whitehead.

Follow the new signs starting on Elm Street to the grave site. A reception at the Knox Museum at 30 High St., Thomaston, follows the ceremony.

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