Fishermen’s Memorial Service
The Fishermen’s Memorial Service, a ceremony to remember fishermen lost at sea, will be held on Saturday, August 18. The procession will leave from American Legion Square promptly at 5pm and will proceed to the Monument of the Gloucester Fisherman on George O. Stacy Boulevard, where the ceremony will take place. Please bring loose flowers to be scattered into the harbor. Wreaths will be placed at the Fishermen’s Monument. If raining, the ceremony will be held in American Legion Post 3, on the corner of Middle and Washington Streets.
For information, call the Office of Veterans’ Services at 978-281-9740.