The Kinnon family was joined by Mayor Gary Christenson, state and local elected officials at the dedication ceremony of US Army Medic Joseph F Kinnon.
Former Malden Director of Veterans Services and family member John Webster with his grad daughters, Deirdre Marcella, Sienna Piland, Mary Marcella, Olivia Piland.
Malden’s Director of Veteran’s Services Kevin Jarvis officially opens the ceremony last Monday morning with Mayor Gary Christenson and nephew of Joseph Kinnon, Steven Kinnon of the United States Coast Guard.
Malden Police Dept. Honor Guard.
Mayor Christenson welcomes everyone and spoke on the history of the Kinnon family in Malden.
Family, friends and neighbors gathered on Memorial Day at the corner of Adams and West Streets for a dedication to WWII hero, killed in France on July 30, 1944. US Army Medic, Joseph F. Kinnon
Malden Police Chief, Kevin Molis was on hand for the dedication as well as Ward 2 Councillor Paul Condon.
State Representative Steven Ultrino addressed the large crowd last Monday morning.