Sep. 23, 2022

WHAT:    Signage will be unveiled for the newly named Cpl. Ralph Hammel Memorial Bridge, recognizing the legacy of a fallen Vietnam War Marine from Blair County.

WHO:    Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair), Sen. Judy Ward (R-Blair/Cumberland/Franklin/Fulton/Huntingdon) and Hammel’s family

WHEN:    10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28

WHERE:    The bridge is on State Route 36 over the Frankstown Branch of the Little Juniata River. For GPS purposes, use the address of 9264 Charger Highway, Duncansville.

Media contact:    Jennifer Fitch, 717.260.6335,