Local Group Hosts Ceremony To Honor Veterans In Overton Park

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Memphians held a special ceremony to honor veterans Sunday.

The Daughters of the American Revolution River City chapter hosted the event at Overton Park for Veterans Day.

People were encouraged to pay their respects and find the names of loved ones listed along Veterans Plaza.

The ceremony’s keynote speaker was Lieutenant Colonel Mike Ware who served in the Gulf War.

A bagpiper and color guard were provided by the Shelby-DeSoto County Sons of the American Revolution.

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