The second portion of a live broadcast narrated by Irving Hunter of the ceremony held at Bangor Auditorium May 30, 1947 to present the Book of Honor, a volume compiled as a memorial to the 110 men from Bangor who died during World War II. Includes the remainder of remarks by Senator Owen Brewster and continues with Rabbi Moses Zuckor, Governor Horace Hildreth, Reverend Louis M. Brehaut, librarian L. Felix Ranlett, and Frederick M. Meek.
This is the portion of the audio that includes the reading of the names in the Book of Honor, beginning at 24:39.
veterans, World War II, ceremonies, memorials, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine
History | Radio
Length of Audio Recording
WLBZ Radio, (May 30 1947) "Memorial Day Dedication of the Bangor Book of Honor, Part 2". WLBZ Radio Station Records. MS 608. Tape 17. Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine.