American Legion Kenneth h. Nash Post No. 8 sponsored a Veterans Day Observance – “Courage” – honoring all those who served, on Friday, November 11, in Folgers Park. The annual event featured The Marine Drum and Bugle Corps “The Commandant’s Own” who, over the years have supported Post No. 8 in numerous military ceremonial observances.
The Presentation of Colors by the United States Marine Corps Color Guard
The United States Marine Corps Bugle and Drum Corps, just prior to The National Anthem
Herman “Rip” Preston, Jr., Commander Kenneth H. Nash Post No. 8, welcomes the crowd and remembers the veterans.
Laying of the wreath by Commander Preston and guest speaker E. Maquel Marshall, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
A crowd of more than 100 gathered in Folger Park to remember and commemorate U.S. veterans and their service to the country.