VETERANS DAY 2011
The 2011 Veterans Day events took place on Thursday, Nov 10 through
Sunday Nov 13.
Here are some pictures from this year's activities as American Gold Star Mothers remember their loved ones and honored all those who have served in our nation's armed forces.
lst VP Mary Byers and President Norma Luther lay
wreath at Vietnam
Wall with help form National Park Service employee.
Wreath laying at the Vietnam Wall.
Candy Martin, Banner Bearer and Myra Rintamaki,
Flag Bearer laying
the wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns.
The Gold Star Mothers Distinguished Service Medal
was awarded to
Charlie Harootunian (left) and Red Flegal (right) by Andrew Chernak.
medal is awarded to individuals or organizations who distinguish
by supporting American Gold Star Mothers with service, financial
aid, or other
assistance that help educate the public about Gold Star Mothers and
furthers the good works of our organization.
VietNow dinner at Daily Grill.
Rich Saunders, Norma Luther, Barb Benard dinner at
the Daily Grill with VietNow.
Holly with old and new veterans talking with Mary
and Norma at Froggy Bottom.
VietNow Pizza Party at Froggy Bottom Pizza with
and younger veterans from George Washington University.