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Lynn intersection rededicated in honor of Vietnam veteran Peter Pennucci

The crowd salutes the flag as Taps is played during the dedication of Pennucci Sqare, named for Cpl. Peter J. Pennucci, who was killed in action while serving in Vietnam, in Lynn, Friday. (Spenser Hasak)
LYNN — More than 150 people crowded onto Blossom Street at Alley Street Friday afternoon to rededicate the intersection in memory of a West Lynn resident killed in Vietnam. Peter J. Pennucci would have celebrated his 70th birthday Friday. He died in combat on May 20, 1970 and a flag-adorned sign that reads, “Cpl. Peter…

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