Hassan to speak at ceremony honoring fallen soldiers

September 22, 2018 GMT

ATKINSON, N.H. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan is speaking at ceremonies honoring fallen New Hampshire soldiers.

The senator on Saturday spoke at a morning dedication of a bridge on the Atkinson-Plaistow border in honor of Dimitrios Gavriel. Gavriel joined the Marines following the 9/11 terrorist attacks and died while serving in the war in Iraq.

Hassan also planned to speak at the afternoon 100th commemorative anniversary of fallen World War 1 lieutenant William Jutras.