Mayor to declare November 1, 2006 Rene Gagnon Day in Manchester, NH

Tomorrow afternoon, 11/1/06, 4:00PM at the Gagnon Marker in Victory Park, Mayor Frank Guinta will be hosting a ceremony honoring the late Rene Gagnon in light of the recent release of the motion picture Flags of our Fathers. Representatives from the American Legion, the Marine Corps, Hubert McDonough Jr, and Rene Gagnon’s son, Rene Gagnon Jr and his family will join the Mayor to commemorate the contributions Rene Gagnon made to the battle of Iwo Jima and the City of Manchester, NH.