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New Lane Memorial Elementary 5th graders pay tribute to Veterans

School choir performs a set list of songs, including ‘God Bless the USA’ and ‘This Land Is Your Land’

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STONY BROOK — Fifty fifth graders from New Lane Memorial Elementary School paid a special tribute to the brave men and women who served in the U.S. military at the Long Island State Veterans Home in Stony Brook.

The elementary school chorus performed for Veterans for the home's annual Veterans Day ceremony.

The Veterans Home is a nursing facility with 350 beds; one of 153 state veteran homes in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

The Long Island State Veterans Home at Stony Brook University also holds a Memorial Day event, honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for the country.

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