From a suggestion by American Legion Post 47 Commander Ruth Cook, Hamilton Mayor Dominic Farrenkopf proclaimed a moment of reflection on Memorial Day, May 28. Farrenkopf, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran, said previous mayors had made a Memorial Day proclamation, including Frank Cash.

Click below for the official proclamation.

Proclamation Memorial Day 2018

The Hamilton American Legion Post has three Military Honors Ceremonies Monday: at the Ravalli County Museum at 8 a.m., the West Main Street Bridge at 8:25 a.m. and the Riverview Cemetery at 8:45 a.m. The Post members will then be in the Corvallis American Legion Parade at 10 a.m.