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Memorial Day Tribute at St. James Honors the Lives of Seven Parishioners

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After the service in the church, the congregation gathered on the lawn where Phillip Russo read Butcher’s Distinguished Service Cross commendation. Photo: Patricia Piermatti Credits: Patricia Piermatti
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Seven parishioners who died serving in World War I were remembered with a Memorial Day display of boots, candles and photos at St. James Episcopal Church in Upper Montclair, New Jersey. Photo: Sharon Sheridan  Credits: Sharon Sheridan
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UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ - Parishioners at St. James Episcopal Church participated in a Memorial Day tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for this country. 

Seven parishioners who died while serving in World War I were remembered with a Memorial Day display of boots, candles and photos.

After the service in the church, the congregation gathered on the lawn, where Phillip Russo read Butcher’s Distinguished Service Cross commendation. 

 

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