WATERVLIET, N.Y. - Watervliet residents and city officials will honor local veterans, unveiling a new Memorial Monument plaque during a ceremony in Veterans Memorial Park on Monday.
The dedication ceremony will take place at 10 a.m., adding 45 new names honoring Watervliet veterans to the Veteran Memorial Monument.
Names of those who were Watervliet residents at the time of their induction into the military and served during a conflict are displayed.
Watervliet City Councilwoman Ellen Fogarty will dedicate a new plaque to families of those that served. Families of veterans and Watervliet residents will gather as taps and the national anthem is played, honoring the city's veterans.