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Bristol veteran to be honored at WaterFire

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Jack Barton will be a torch-carrier at the WaterFire Salute to Veterans on Saturday. Imposed on the left is a photo of him c.1951 while he was stationed in Korea.

Bristol resident John “Jack” Barton, 91, will be participating in the WaterFire Salute to Veterans on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Providence. It is the first large-scale community-wide celebration of veterans in Rhode Island. Jack Barton graduated high school in 1940 during a time of uncertainty. The world was engaged in World War II, and the […]

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