Baker-Polito to Honor Massachusetts veterans

Top state leaders will honor veterans who served in our nation’s military past and present.

BOSTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor Charlie Baker, Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, and Secretary of Veterans’ Services Francisco Ureña on Monday will celebrate the service of Massachusetts veterans and service members at the state’s official Veterans Day ceremony at the State House.

The Massachusetts Department of Veterans’ Services will be honoring veterans who have served in our nation’s military past and present. The ceremony will involve the Governor’s Veterans’ Day address, a POW/MIA remembrance, and a tribute to Massachusetts Gold Star Families.

There will be a 21-gun salute by the Massachusetts Army National Guard followed by Taps performed by the Commonwealth Brass Quintet.

22News State House Reporter Tiffany Chan will be reporting live from Beacon Hill on 22News at 5:00, 5:30 and 6:00 on Veterans day.