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The Town of Amherst Veterans Committee, in coordination with numerous partners, will hold a Memorial Day Remembrance and Wreath Laying Ceremony at 1 p.m. Monday, May 30, 2022 at the Williamsville Cemetery, 5402 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221. All are welcome to attend. This year’s guest speaker is AMVETS Post #24 Commander Debbera Ransom, a U.S. Army Military Police Veteran and coordinator for the Wreaths Across America Program at the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Cheektowaga. The featured speaker is Jack Michel, a Vietnam combat veteran with the 3rd Division, 7th Brigade Marine Corp and member of George F. Lamm Post #622.

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Posted on May 24, 2022 by the Amherst Veterans Committee.

Mission Statement

To honor Amherst Veterans as a valuable community resource through education and recognition.

Supplemental Information

Disclosure Information


Jacqualine G. Berger, Councilmember


Frank  Barone (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Richard J. Herrmann (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Dan Howard (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Thomas F. Hurley, II (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Judy McConvey (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

John G. Medwid (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Joe Orzechowski (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Andrew S. Peirce (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Eugene Sibick (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Arthur Sullivan (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Mary Wood (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Rob Stutz (O)


(C) Chairperson
(CC) Co-Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person
(S) Secretary
(V) Vice Chairperson

Meeting Location

Amherst Municipal Building
5583 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221

To verify, please call (716) 631-7013.

*Please note the location for the
June 13, 2022 meeting has been changed to
Amherst Veterans' Memorial
at 366 Mill St, Buffalo, NY 14221.

*Please note the location for the
July 11, 2022 meeting has been changed to
Amherst Veterans' Memorial
at 366 Mill St, Buffalo, NY 14221.

Meeting Dates

Mon., May  2, 2022,  05:30 PM

Mon., June  13, 2022,  05:30 PM

Mon., July  11, 2022,  07:00 PM

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000. Amherst community videos.

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