Honor Guard pays tribute to veterans
MEDINA – Members of the Butts-Clark American Legion in Medina and VFW Posts in Medina and Albion visited all the war memorials in Medina this morning, to pray and present three-gun salutes, honoring veterans on Veterans Day.
Memorials included the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial at the Butts-Clark American Legion Post, the Company F Memorial in front of the former Medina Armory (now the YMCA), the Korean War Memorial on Park Avenue, the tank at Oak Orchard School, the memorial at Butts Park, the World War I cannon in State Street Park and the Freedom Memorial at the VFW Post.
Each stop included a prayer and three-gun salute. Participating members were Jim Freas, Bradley Nudd, Glenn Whitmore, John Follman, Dave Kusmierczak, Mike Donahue, Dan Anderson, Greg Smith, Mike Harmer, Jim Wells, Eric Delano, Carol Callina, David Wells, Nick Fitzak, Pat Little and Greg Stanton.
The VFW Auxiliary served a baked ziti lunch at noon for all veterans.