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Candlelight vigil for fallen hero


Family and friends of Marine Corps Capt. Eric A. Jones, who was killed in Aghanistan when his helicopter went down on Oct. 26 will hold a candlight vigil to honor his memory at 6 p.m Saturday at the Fox Lane High School football field in Bedford.


Jones, a Pound Ridge native, was providing close support to troops on the ground in the Helmand province. A 1999 Fox Lane graduate, he was buried in the National Cemetery in Bourne, Mass. on Nov. 7.

The public is invited to attend Saturday’s ceremony. Fox Lane High School is located at 632 S. Bedford Road

This entry was posted on Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 at 3:25 pm by Rich Liebson. |
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