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Memorial Day ceremony in South Side

 

South Side Chamber of Commerce

Vietnam Veterans Inc. organized the May 30 Memorial Day ceremony to honor the South Side veterans who died in combat in Vietnam. VVI president Glenn Conner and the South Side Chamber of Commerce cleaned and prepared the marble memorial and site, changed the flags, and planted flowers for the ceremony.

South Side Chamber of Commerce

The names of the veterans on the memorial were read, a poem was recited, taps and bagpipes played, and a gun salute was made to honor our fallen heroes. Veterans, city, county, and state elected officials, friends, relatives, and residents attended to honor our South Side Vietnam veterans.

 

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