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Borrego Springs, Veterans Day 11 - 11 -11

 

Last updated 11/18/2015 at 12:49pm

Michael Sadler

VFW Post #853 Commander Gary Saunders led the Veterans Day service at Christmas Circle today.

The ceremony included presentation of the Color Guard and an opening prayer by Chaplain Greg Serveiss (photo at left); singing of the national anthem and recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, then welcoming remarks by the commander, Auxiliary President Rosa Sanchez on veterans across the country suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Ryan Schwartz on service and sacrifice of our vets.

The ceremony concluded with a 21-gun salute and Taps played on the trumpet by Ray Bolanos.


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