Fallen veterans honored at courthouse Memorial Day ceremony
Last updated 6/1/2021 at 11:44am
Multiple organizations for military veterans held their annual service outside the Hill County Courthouse Monday in observance of Memorial Day.
The service, led by speaker Josh Gomez of the American Legion Riders, began with a three-volley salute by the Veteran Honor Guard and the playing of taps in honor of fallen military members. An invocation and the playing of the national anthem followed.
A local Scout troop then hoisted an American flag prior to Gomez reading a list of deceased veterans from 2020 and 2021.
Members of American Legion Post 11 and its auxiliary, the American Legion...