Sunday, February 7, 2016


Shane Brodeur, (left) Anne Marie Lafazia (middle) and Roger Drumheller (right) listen to the playing of Taps, played in memory of the soldiers who perished in Beirut.
Ms. Lafazia lost her two uncles, Cpl. James Silvia and Cpl. Stephen Spencer.

Photos by Rich Dionne
Deborah Connor (left) consoles her mother, Jeanne Giblin,  during a Beirut memorial ceremony at the Portsmouth Historical Society on Wednesday morning. Mrs. Giblin lost her son, Sgt. Timothy Giblin, in a terrorist attack on the Marine barracks stationed in Beirut on October 23, 1983.