Putting the veterans back into Veterans Day
Last updated 9/15/2017 at Noon
Two Army veterans of the Korean War have joined forces they hope will bring back the true meaning of holidays to honor military veterans for residents of Mill Creek.
West Point graduate Didrik Voss has collaborated with Army veteran Chuck Wright to propose changes to the city-sponsored events every year that are staged for Veteran’s Day and Memorial Day.
“It’s important that young people in our community realize that Memorial Day is more sacred than just another excuse for a sale on mattresses,” Voss told The Beacon.
“The parades through town should be a tribute to those who se...