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USS THRESHER (SSN 593) MEMORIALS

- TOWN of KITTERY, MAINE

USS THRESHER MEMORIALS
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
PROJECT UPDATES
THE THRESHER STORY
IRENE J. HARVEY
WASHINGTON NAVY YARD
MAJOR CONTRIBUTORS
COMMEMORATIVE DONORS
SILENT STRENGTH SPONSORS
MEMENTOS
NEWS & TESTIMONIALS
MEMORIAL PARK - DEDICATED
CEREMONY 2014
MASONIC CEREMONY
CEREMONY PROTOCOL
PARK PROGRESS - DONE
PARK PROGRESS 8
PARK PROGRESS 7
PARK PROGRESS 6
PARK PROGRESS 5
PARK PROGRESS 4
PARK PROGRESS 3
PARK PROGRESS 2
PARK PROGRESS 1
MEMORIAL CIRCLE COMPLETE
THE FLAGPOLE
DEDICATION PLANS
THE CEREMONY
LINKS
DONATIONS
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Kittery Rotary AfterHours
MASONIC GRAND LODGE OFFICERS  DISCUSSING THE PROTOCOL


SEACOAST AREA, DISTRICT & GRAND LODGE MASONS ARRIVE


MASON PIPE MAJOR GEORGE PULKKINEN STANDING BY


GRAND MARSHAL WILLIAM LAYMAN WITH THE PROCESSIONAL IN PLACE


PIPE MAJOR PULKKINEN COMMENCES....PLAYING "GOD BLESS AMERICA"

Photo by Keith Lemont

GRAND MARSHAL LAYMAN LEADS THE SEACOAST AND DISTRICT MASON
CORDON INTO PLACE


AND ESCORTS THE GRAND MASTER AND OFFICERS


GRAND MASTER DAVID WALKER & THE GRAND LODGE OFFICERS

GRAND MASTER WALKER BEGINS


CHAPLAIN STEVE ZIMMERMAN (and Kittery Naval Lodge Secretary)
WITH THE OPENING PRAYER


THE STONE IS SQUARE

Photo by Keith Lemont

AND LEVEL

Photo by Keith Lemont

AND PLUMB

Photo by Keith Lemont

GRAND MASTER WALKER AFFIRMS & DECLARES 
THE STONE FIT TO BE THE CORNERSTONE OF THE 
FOUNDATION OF THE MEMORIAL


A PRAYER IN CLOSING...GRAND MASTER WALKER SAYS IN PART, “…..PROMPT IT CHERISH THE MEMORY, AND IF NEED BE IMITATE THE NOBLE VIRTUES AND PATRIOTIC DEVOTION OF THOSE BRETHREN WHO CAME BEFORE US.”

PHOTO BY ALDEN TANSEY

UPON THIS BOOK BE IT ALL BLESSED