Fallen Soldiers tribute murals on display

Published Nov 7, 2018 at 4:00pm

OLD FORGE — The Old Forge Library will display the “Fallen Soldiers Memorial Tribute” murals through Saturday, Nov. 10.

The traveling exhibit is meant to honor New Yorkers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. Depicting faces, names hometowns, ranks and branches of service of 309 soldiers, the murals have traveled over 9,000 miles to be seen by thousands throughout the state.

A replica of the flag as it appeared when Francis Scott Key penned ‘The Star-Spangled Banner” will also be on display.

The exhibit culminates on Saturday, Nov. 10 with a reception in honor of local veterans. The reception is free and open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.

For more information on this or other library events, call 315-369-6008 or visit oldforgelibrary.org.