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Former president honored with graveside ceremony

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MENANDS, N.Y. – A late U.S. president was honored Sunday by the Albany Joint Veterans Council and the Marine Corps League.

The annual President Chester A. Arthur Memorial Day Service was held at the gravesite of the 21st president, located at the Albany Rural Cemetery in Lot 8, section 24.

County Executive Daniel McCoy delivered the keynote address. Honors were given by a firing party, a wreath laying, and a color guard from the Marine Corps.  

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