Congressman Brady joins in the unveiling of a POW/MIA memorial chair in Philadelphia City Hall

Apr 11, 2017 Issues: Veterans' Affairs

PHILADELPHIA --- Congressman Bob Brady (D., PA) joined Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and veterans for the unveiling of a POW/MIA  ceremonial chair located in Philadelphia City Hall. The chair will remain empty and will serve as a permanent reminder of the 91,000 Americans who are missing or have been prisoners of war. Congressman Brady said the chair will remain as a constant reminder that we can never forget the sacrifices of our the brave men and women who have given their all to protect us and our nation.


(l – r)

Jim Kenney, Mayor, City of Phila.

Hershel Williams, Congressional Medal Recipient

Michael Thornton, Congressional Medal Recipient

Ralph Galati, POW, Vietnam

Congressman Brady

Scott Brown, Director, Phila. Veterans Advisory Commission