Memorial Day a time to pay tribute


Thursday, May 29th, 2014
Issue 22, Volume 18.


Memorial Day a time to pay tribute

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - VFW Post Commander Fred Snyder welcomes guests to the VFW-sponsored Memorial Day remembrance event on Mon., May 26 at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery.
VFW Post Commander Fred Snyder welcomes guests to the VFW-sponsored Memorial Day remembrance event on Mon., May 26 at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - At the Memorial Day remembrance event, VFW Post 1924 Chaplain Dave Marvin gives the invocation and benediction. 
At the Memorial Day remembrance event, VFW Post 1924 Chaplain Dave Marvin gives the invocation and benediction. 

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - The Color Guard at the May 26 event is comprised of CPO Dominik Khuat, PO2 Adam Foster, AN Elise Odom, and AR Payton Puriski.
The Color Guard at the May 26 event is comprised of CPO Dominik Khuat, PO2 Adam Foster, AN Elise Odom, and AR Payton Puriski.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - Jack A. LeFavour reads his winning Patriot’s Pen essay at the Memorial Day event sponsored by the VFW on May 26 at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery.
Jack A. LeFavour reads his winning Patriot’s Pen essay at the Memorial Day event sponsored by the VFW on May 26 at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - Colonel Michael E. Cordero, USMC, was the guest speaker at the Memorial Day remembrance event sponsored by Fallbrook Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 on Mon., May 26 at the Masonic Cemetery.
Colonel Michael E. Cordero, USMC, was the guest speaker at the Memorial Day remembrance event sponsored by Fallbrook Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 on Mon., May 26 at the Masonic Cemetery.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. -

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - The Fallbrook Chorale performs “God Bless America” and “This is My Country” for those attending the Memorial Day event.
The Fallbrook Chorale performs “God Bless America” and “This is My Country” for those attending the Memorial Day event.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - “Taps” is performed by Marvin Steinman of Buglers of America at the Memorial Day event at the Masonic Cemetery May 26.
“Taps” is performed by Marvin Steinman of Buglers of America at the Memorial Day event at the Masonic Cemetery May 26.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - The Flag is raised by PO2 Nicholas Stockbridge of the USNSCC Gunfighter Squadron for the Memorial Day remembrance event May 26.
The Flag is raised by PO2 Nicholas Stockbridge of the USNSCC Gunfighter Squadron for the Memorial Day remembrance event May 26.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - Kellan Hoffmann, the son of a Marine, wears a stars and stripes shirt to the Memorial Day remembrance event, sponsored by the Fallbrook VFW at the Masonic Cemetery on Mon., May 26.
Kellan Hoffmann, the son of a Marine, wears a stars and stripes shirt to the Memorial Day remembrance event, sponsored by the Fallbrook VFW at the Masonic Cemetery on Mon., May 26.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - At the Memorial Day event at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery, Mary Patz places flowers on the graves of her parents.
At the Memorial Day event at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery, Mary Patz places flowers on the graves of her parents.

Memorial Day a time to pay tribute - Christine Rinaldi photo. - At a Memorial Day remembrance event Mon., May 26, sponsored by the VFW Post 1924, Linda Wright, left, and Barbara Aska place flowers on the graves of Aska’s husband and son at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery. Some of the flowers they used were donated by the Fallbrook Garden Club and some came from Wright’s yard. See more coverage of this event on page A-6.
At a Memorial Day remembrance event Mon., May 26, sponsored by the VFW Post 1924, Linda Wright, left, and Barbara Aska place flowers on the graves of Aska’s husband and son at the Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery. Some of the flowers they used were donated by the Fallbrook Garden Club and some came from Wright’s yard. See more coverage of this event on page A-6.


 

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Comment #1 | Friday, May 30, 2014 at 10:08 am
Wonderful photos and coverage VN, however the top photo is that of VFW Post Commander Fred Snyder not Lt. Colonel Harjung.

***VILLAGE NEWS NOTE: Thank you Pink! We have made the correction and extend our apologies. D. Ramsey

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