Three Fair Lawn veterans reflect on their service and what Memorial Day means to them.
Veterans David Boone (Gulf War), Ed Trawinski (Vietnam War) and Jordan Seibel (War in Afghanistan) reflected Monday on their service to the country and on what Memorial Day means to them. -- Follow Fair Lawn Patch on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to receive our daily newsletter in your inbox each morning
A list of the weekend's Memorial Day activities, which run from Saturday through Monday.
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Saturday, May 26, 2012
11 a.m. - The Fair Lawn Veterans Council will hold a Veterans Grave Decoration Ceremony. Veterans and scouts from Troop 53 and Troop 60 will gather at Fair Lawn Memorial Cemetery near the flagpole to place flags on the graves of deceased veterans. 2 p.m. - The Fair Lawn Veterans Council will hold a Memorial Ceremony at the flagpole at the Fair Lawn Memorial Cemetery. The Fair Lawn veterans posts -- American Legion Post 171, Catholic War Veterans Post 1076, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 281 will participate -- and the Jewish War Veterans Post 651 will be present in spirit, as this will be a Jewish holy day. Boy Scout Troops 53 and 60 will also participate with their color guard and in uniform. Chairman of the Fair Lawn Veterans Council …