Pictured at the event are Mark Fassette, Kevin Jarvis, Bud Klasner and P.J Quinn with County Clare man Jimmy Shannon (middle) Jimmy emigrated to America in 1949 and was drafted during the Korean War.The Irish Emigrant

On November 11, the Irish American Association of Malden held their annual luncheon to honor all veterans past and present and to remember those who gave their lives for America in various conflicts across the world and through the decades.