National POW*MIA Recognition Day 2021

The third Friday of September is the usual observance of “National POW/MIA Recognition Day”. Foxborough’s first observance of the day was held in 2011.

This year, there will be a 24-hour vigil on the common beginning at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 17, 2021.

A ceremony is scheduled to be held on the Foxborough Common at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2021.

For more information about Recognition Day/National POW/MIA

Recognition Day, visit:

National POW/MIA Recognition Day: http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/pow_day/

2013 National POW/MIA Recognition Day:

http://www.pow-miafamilies.org/events/recognition-day/

Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office: http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/