Trustees of Soldiers' Memorials

Mission Statement:

The Trustees of Soldiers’ Memorials is established under the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 41. The Trustees are responsible for the care and maintenance of Westborough’s ten war memorials as listed in the Annual Town Report.


  • Care and maintenance is performed by the department of public works personnel,
  • Town Building and Grounds staff, some contracted and some volunteer help from the Garden Club.
  • The Committee consists of six (6) members, the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen, five members, three (3) of whom shall be veterans and two (2) of whom shall not be veterans of any war. Members are elected for three year terms.


The Committee meets six (6) times a year; on the first Monday of February,  April, May, October, November and December. Meetings are generally held in the Forbes Municipal Building 2nd floor at 7:00pm.

Trustee Members

Thomas Dwyer

Non-Veteran (2022)

Brian Corcoran

Veteran (2022)

Richard Passler

Veteran (2023)

John Gallinagh

Veteran (2023)

Lydia Goldblatt

Non-Veteran (2023)

Selectmen's Designee (2022)