Frederik Dacierno with Hampton Bays students. (Courtesy Photo)
Hampton Bays School District is paying homage to veteran Frederik Dacierno the entire month of March by flying an American flag in his honor.
The Vietnam War veteran was honored on Friday, March 17 during a ceremony held at the school. During the heartwarming fête, the middle school jazz band performed, a number of students from the eighth grade class introduced him, and several notable public officials, such as Southampton Supervisor, Jay Schneiderman, spoke in Dacierno's honor.
"The district is proud to honor Mr. Dacierno for his bravery and service to the United States," shared Superintendent of Schools Lars Clemensen.
Dacierno has lived in Hampton Bays ever since moving there with his family from Freeport as a young boy. He studied at the Hampton Bays School District and was drafted a few years after his high school graduation. After being drafted, he left trade school in North Carolina and volunteered and enlisted for three years in the Army Corps of Engineers. After training, Dacierno was sent to Vietnam in August 1970 where he received a number of accolades for his hard work in the Engineer Battalion. Although Dacierno was injured while on tour - an experience he says was one of the scariest in his life, he recovered well and continued his services in the government. He earned recognition with the Bronze Star of Valor; the Purple Heart; the Army Commendation Medal; the Good Conduct Medal; the National Defense Service Medal; Vietnam Service Medal; and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
After being honorably discharged, he came back to the Hamptons and worked for Hampton Excavating.
Dacierno's bravery and hard work are not to go unnoticed, especially this month thanks to the Hampton Bays School District.
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices
from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall
Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community
Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience
and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field. Trusted, experienced and successful, Andrea has solidified herself as the go-to broker of the Hamptons and a wholehearted advocate for her clients. A pioneer in the real estate industry on the East End of Long Island, she is driven by her passion for the business. Andrea is based in the Bridgehampton office of Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed real estate associate broker and consultant.
Formerly, a principal partner and Senior Director at Brown Harris Stevens, Andrea now assists in developing their corporate strategy for the Hamptons region, advising other brokers and sales associates, as well as being one of the top producers and listors.
Brown Harris Stevens is the quintessential luxury real estate firm, with a history of leadership and a culture of professionalism and discretion dating back to 1873. At every level of Brown Harris Stevens, you will find highly experienced, knowledgeable experts, single-mindedly devoted to your interests and your satisfaction. With offices in the Hamptons, New York City, Palm Beach, and Miami our brokers are exceptional - leading the field with the quality of their work ethic, their outstanding success rate and the sheer quantity of their transactions.
Southrifty Drug is a small, neighborhood pharmacy with limited shelf space, and we have to be very selective about which over-the-counter items we carry. As a result you'll find a no nonsense concentration of very effective, high quality and useful products on our shelves. In this new section, we feature a number of these products that we feel are especially worthy of your consideration.