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Acton Veterans' Newsletter

The purpose of this newsletter is to inform Acton Veterans of various benefits, as well as upcoming gatherings and other functions, which Veterans may benefit from.  I believe many of you will find this to be a helpful resource for keeping up to date on Veteran’s related issues.  Please Sign-up to be notified of updates.

Sep 22

Acton Veterans' Services office has moved!

Posted on September 22, 2017 at 12:32 PM by James MacRae

Town of Acton Veterans' Services has moved to it's new location at 30 Sudbury Road in Acton. 
A map to our new location can be found here.
Jun 13

Flag Retirement Ceremony June 14th 7pm @ Woodlawn

Posted on June 13, 2017 at 3:43 PM by James MacRae

American Flag Retirement Ceremony

Wednesday, June 14th at 7pm, Wood Lawn Cemetery

Please join us on Flag Day for a flag retirement ceremony to properly dispose of worn out or unserviceable flags. If you have flags to dispose of but are unable to attend the ceremony, contact James MacRae, Acton Veterans’ Service Officer, at 978-929-6614 or

May 26

Acton Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies

Posted on May 26, 2017 at 3:18 PM by James MacRae

Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Monday, May 29th, 10:00 A-B High school by way of Hayward Road, 11:00 at Woodlawn Cemetery


Acton Veterans’ Services, as well the Celebrations/Ceremonies Committee, invite you to observe this year’s Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies on Monday, May 29th. The parade will step off from the Acton-Boxborough High School at 10 am by way of Hayward Road.  The parade will march up Main Street and stop at the town common where an abbreviated ceremony will be held.  The parade will then continue down Concord Road and arrive at Woodlawn Cemetery, at which point the main ceremony will take place.  We sincerely hope you can attend this ceremony to honor our nation’s heroes.  Contact Veterans’ Service Officer, James MacRae, at 978-929-6614 for more info.  For any organizations that wish to participate please contact Gail Sawyer at 978-929-7730.