Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) is announcing plans to host his annual “Support Our Troops” rally on Sunday, June 12, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in Marine Park, at Avenue S and East 33rd Street.
Residents of the community are invited to join with veterans and family members of active servicemen and women in sending a message of support to our troops both home and overseas. The event will feature inspirational speeches and a patriotic musical selection. American flags will be distributed to all those in attendance.
Senator Golden stated, “I wholeheartedly offer my continuing gratitude to our service men and women. We must continue to gather as a community so to recognize the sacrifices that have been made in the name of freedom and liberty.”
For more information, contact Senator Golden’s office at (718) 238-6044. Members of the media are welcome.
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Born in Gerritsen Beach in 1960. Lived on Beacon, Lester, Aster
Father Frank, Mother Mary, Sister Angela
School- PS277, Marine Park, Sheepshead Bay High School
Spent many years playing in the Gerritsen Beach Little League (Senior League with my brother Jimmy Brandow Jr on the Cards)
Navy- Joined in June of 1978 and became a Radio Man
Spent many years in the Navy and then the Naval Reserves
Moved to North Carolina, became a Correction Officer and a Minister
Married to Tina with two children, Camissa and Anthony
Went to Iraq as a Minister with the Navy
Presently lives in Virginia
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Served 3 years in the Army’s 82nd Airborne paratroopers
15 Months in Iraq as a rooftop drone operator
Nov- 07 to Feb- 08
Discharged Dec 15, 2008
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