Waterville Valley Town Manager is Memorial Day Speaker at POW/MIA Memorial

MEREDITH — Guest speaker at the 'States Original POW/MIA Memorial' on Memorial Day, May 26, will be Mark Decoteau of Waterville Valley

Decoteau is a Gold Star father and 1983 West Point grad. His eldest son, Marc Paul, was killed in Afghanistan in 2010 and his younger son, Andrew, is a sophomore at West Point.  A Prayer, the Pledge of Allegiance, wreath laying and introductions will take place following the Meredith parade which starts at 10 a.m. on Main Street and gathering at the POW/MIA Memorial, Hesky Park about 10:45 a.m.