Mayor Mick Wolfe reads the Francis E. Field Day proclamation.

(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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