The American Legion of Fort Kent will put on a Vietnam Veterans Appreciation Night at the Fort Kent Knights of Columbus hall on November 5th, at 5:00pm.


The evening will begin with a social hour along with a moment of silence and prayer for the over 58,000 Americans who did not return from Vietnam.

At 6:00pm The Maine State Select Honor Guard will fire 21 rounds from the State Ceremonial Howitzer followed by Taps performed by Bugles Across America.

A Rib-eye streak meal will follow along with a Gold Star Medal Ceremony for Vietnam Veterans.

Mrs. Ann LePage and LTC Peter Ogden will be in Fort Kent for the appreciation night.

For more information contact Duane Belanger (207) 951-2874 or You can also visit the Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133 on Facebook.