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Remember the reason

Memorial Day a chance to ‘honor our fallen’

Before we start our summers, the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 27 wants us to remember the real reason we observe Memorial Day. The organization is the sponsor of this year’s ceremony.
But, the words spoken at last year’s event still ring true. “We are here to honor our fallen comrades,” said John Johnson, a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3111 and a Vietnam War Army veteran who served as the master of ceremonies in 2013. “Each and every one of us owes a huge debt to those who came before us. We are here to attempt ...

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