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Another Voice: Naval Park needs donors to help preserve history

Source: The Buffalo News By: Patrick Cunningham and Donald Alessi Date: January 13, 2017 For over three decades, the Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park sat as downtown’s lone waterfront attraction. Now Buffalo’s waterfront is the place to be, year-round. Buffalo boasts the world’s largest inland naval park. In addition to our three major […]

53 People Become U.S. Citizens in Ceremony at Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park

Source: WBFO 88.7 By: Michael Mroziak Date: June 25, 2016 They came from more than two dozen nations around the world. Following a Thursday morning ceremony at the Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park, 53 people are now officially citizens of the United States of America. Click for full article and audio clip […]

Naval Park Remembers Pearl Harbor, 75 Years Later

Source: WBFO 88.7 By: Michael Mroziak Date: December 7, 2016 Two World War II veterans were recognized during the ceremony. One of them, John Lukasik of North Tonawanda, delivered keynote remarks. He recalled being in a movie theater with a friend when the news broke of Japan’s attack on the island of Oahu. Also recognized […]

Buffalo Naval Park Remembers THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a Event

On December 7, 2016, Wednesday at 10 AM, the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park and Erie County Veteran Services will hold an event commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Attack on Pearl harbor. We will need honoring the 2,403 American service members that died and the 1,178 that were wounded that day […]

Buffalo Sabres Say 'Thank You For Your Service' with a Visit to the Naval Park

Several of the Buffalo Sabres visited the VA Hospital and the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park this week for a Military Appreciation event. While at the Park, they engaged with veterans as well as volunteers. Another group of Sabres players visited the VA Hospital, talking with vets, showing their respect and support […]