FARMINGTON — The public is invited to attend a ceremony marking National POW/MIA Recognition Day at 5 p.m. Friday in Meetinghouse Park.

Gordon Webber, commander of the James A. McKechnie Veterans of Foreign War Post, said the names of veterans listed as missing in action and identified in the last year will be read.  

National POW/MIA Recognition Day is observed on the third Friday of September each year.

The ceremony is sponsored by the VFW Post and Roderick Crosby American Legion Post No. 28 of Farmington.