Friday, March 9, 2012
71st Strand Theatre Remembrance Today
BROCKTON--A remembrance to the 13 Brockton firefighters who died in a blaze that destroyed the Strand Theatre on March 10, 1941 will be held at City Hall beginning at 10 a.m.
Officials will offer speeches and memories of the fire and music by the Brockton Firefighters Pipe and Drums Corps.
Following the ceremony, participants are invited to a breakfast at Keating Hall, the fire department's union hall, located at 80 Perkins Ave.