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Re-dedication ceremony for Doughboy Statue


The Re-dedication ceremony was a wonderful event!

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Commissioner Glenn Blanchard of Emmitsburg hosted the re-dedication ceremony for the Doughboy Statue on Saturday May 28th. 

Both Eugene Zacharias, attendee of the orginal Doughboy dedication in 1927 and Gary Gentile, the gentleman that made this rededication possible were honorees and speakers at the ceremony.

Mayor Donald N. Briggs and County Executive Jan Gardner also spoke at the ceremony.


Frederick News Post Article


The ceremony was sponsored by:
Town of Emmitsburg
Francis X Elder Post 121 American Legion
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6658.