They Came in Peace… We must never forget the RI Nine that we lost and always be cognoscente for the loss that the family and friends suffered also.RI Memorial

A Candlelight Remembrance Ceremony at the R.I.-IX State Monument 
October 22nd, 2021
7pm (sunset)
198 Dyer St.
Waterplace Park
Providence, RI


Opening Remarks: Charlie Masterson
Benediction: Father Phil Salois

  • Amazing Grace
  • Thoughts and Prayer from Family and Friends
  • Music Preformed By: Bill Killian
  • Closing Remarks: Michael Harris

The Rhode Island Nine

  • Sgt. Timothy Robert Giblin-North Providence
  • Cpl. Rick Robert Crudale-West Warwick
  • Cpl. Edward Salvatore Iacovino-Warwick
  • Cpl. David C Massa-Warren
  • Cpl. Thomas Alan Shipp-Woonsocket
  • Cpl. James Francis Silvia- Middletown
  • Cpl. Stephen E Spencer - Portsmouth RI
  • LCpl. Thomas Adrian Julian- Portsmouth RI
  • LCpl. Edward Iacovino Jr. - Warwick, RI

There is also a remembrance on the 23rd at 10:00 am
for the 38th Beirut Memorial Observance
Location is at Portsmouth Historical Society 870 East Main Road and Union St.
Roll Call of Honor 
And Wreath Laying