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North Shore salutes its veterans

Lynn English Marine Corps JROTC members, from left, Precious Akande, Cody Beauchamp, Dayris Cleto Galo, and Tanisha Sermeno present the colors as Lynn Veterans Services Director Michael Sweeney addresses the crowd during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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David Solimine Sr. places his hand on his heart during the playing of the National Anthem at Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony.

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U.S. Army veteran Roger Comeau salutes the flag during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on the Common.

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Veterans Jim Smith and Laurie Landry share a laugh during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony.

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Lynn City Councilor-elect Coco Alinsug, right, serves veteran Dennis Smith during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Veteran Jim Smith leads Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony in prayer on Thursday morning.

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Veterans enjoy a breakfast on the Lynn Common before the start of Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Lynn's Brian Landry performs the "Battle Hymn of the Republic" during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Lynn English Marine Corps JROTC member Diana Cuevas holds out the U.S. Navy flag as those veterans are honored during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony.

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The Lynn Public Schools All-City Marching Band performs during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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U.S. Navy veteran Milton Laub salutes the U.S. Navy flag during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Lynn English Marine Corps JROTC member Precious Akande holds his rifle at attention during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Lynn Veterans Services Director Michael Sweeney addresses the crowd during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Veteran Joel Rock makes his way down the breakfast line during Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Calvin Anderson places his hand on his heart during the playing of the National Anthem at Lynn's Veterans Day ceremony.

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Jack Lukas, a veteran of the 82nd Airborne Division, holds his rifle at attention during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Veterans' Services Officer Bruce Siegel speaks during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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The Rev. Rob Bacon delivers prayer during Lynnfield's Veterans Day service at the town common.

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State Rep. Bradley Jones speaks during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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A girl holds an American flag as she looks on during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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A member of Girl Scout Troop 83618 holds an American flag during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony.

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People gather on Lynnfield Common for a Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Lynnfield Select Board chairman Richard Dalton speaks during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Jack Lukas, a veteran of the 82nd Airborne Division, holds his rifle at attention during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Sisters Delia, left, and Annabel Pluviose hold a sign thanking veterans during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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U.S. Navy veteran John Harrigan ejects a spent shell after firing a salute during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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State Sen. Brendan Crighton voted to approve the new mental-health reform bill that was passed by the Senate this week.

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Girl Scout troops 83618 and 67136 hold American flags during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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U.S. Marine Corps veteran Chuck Leach holds his rifle at attention during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Veterans' Services Officer Bruce Siegel speaks during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Lynnfield 10th-grader Lucas Adreani performs "Taps" during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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U.S. Navy veteran John Harrigan of Lynnfield prepares to fire a salute during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Marine Corps veteran David Savage salutes the flag during the playing of the National Anthem at Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony.

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Members of Cub Scouts Pack 48 look on during Lynnfield's Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday.

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Peabody Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt Jr., left, and Donald White, commander of the Peabody Chapter of Disabled American Veterans, attend the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) member Tessa Vaughn, left, stands across from fellow ROTC member Samantha Linda at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) member Tessa Vaughn, left, holds an American flag with fellow ROTC member Samantha Linda at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Angela Fabbo, right, reads a Veterans Day Proclamation at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday as her classmate Luke Maglione looks on.

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Peabody High School student Alana Panneton sings the National Anthem at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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PVC Chaplain Walter Blazewicz, center, says an opening prayer at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) member Tessa Vaughn, center, holds a folded American flag to her chest at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Donald White, commander of the Peabody Chapter of Disabled American Veterans, speaks to attendees at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Navy Lt. Commander Robert Dunne gives a welcome message at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Navy Lt. Commander Robert Dunne, left, and Navy Commander Stan D. Duplaga salute during the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) members line up at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday at the City of Peabody's Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday.

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The weather held up for Veterans Day on the North Shore, as communities celebrated those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States throughout the area.  Communities came…

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