Tolland CT Wartime service medal ceremony october 19, 2017
The National Anthem was beautifully sung by the Tolland High School Madrigal Singers - Enjoy
Yvonne Le Blond - Brennan was invited by the Tolland Veteran's Recognition Commission to receive the CT Veterans Wartime Service Medal on behalf of here brother Donald Le Blond who was killed during the Vietnam war.
The Tolland Veteran Recignition Committee with the families
At the recent Tolland Town Council meeting, there was a dedication to the Families Of Vietnam Veterans from Tolland who were killed in action. There have been two memorial signs places at two bridges in Tolland in honor of Lance Corporal Raymond Blanchette and Sgt. Donald C. Le Blond.
Francis Scott Key was unable to do anything but watch the bombarding of the American forces at Fort McHenry during the Battle of Baltimore watch on Youtube. The REAL story why Francis Scott Key wrote the National Anthem.