CARL RUSSO/Staff photo. Plaistow Police Chief and Vietnam veteran, Stephen Savage was honored as the Grand Marshall for this year's Memorial Day Ceremony. The American Legion Carl Davis Post 34 and town officials held its annual Memorial Day program on Monday morning. The program started with a parade from Pollard School to the Plaistow Cemetery for a prayer and salute to Town Hall for a larger ceremony. Several local leaders offered remarks, including invited guest, Governor Maggie Hassan; U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH); Sen. Chuck Morse (R-Salem) and Rep. Norman Major (R-Plaistow). 5/26/2014.