Lander Mayor declares today Francis E. Field Day

(Lander, Wyo.) – Lander Mayor Mick Wolfe this morning at a Memorial Day Service declared today Francis E. Field Day. Field was a local U.S. Navy Captain who passed away earlier this year.

The proclamation was made during the annual Memorial Day service at Mount Hope Cemetery in Lander. Mick made the proclamation in honor of  Field’s “selfless service” to the country and the community.

Veterans, family members and people from the community attended the service honor those who died in service to America. Brief remarks were made, memorial flowers presented as well as a three-volley salute, TAPS and Amazing Grace.

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  1. Greg Field

    May all who knew him well, aspire to do as well in your own lives. May all of you, with God's blessings, understand and appreciate all the gifts that we are amply blessed with and do not fail to make the most of them!

  2. Darlene Wimmer

    Wish I could have been there….. God Bless

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