Sgt. 1st Class Brad Schmoll, a 1995 New London High School graduate and a War in Afghanistan veteran, speaks at Floral Hill Cemetery in New London. He reminded the crowd Memorial Day is reserved for fallen veteransliving vets get Veterans Dayand called on people to not to let the three-day weekend dilute the importance of the day. Scott Bellile photo
Observances in Clintonville and New London
Veterans salute the American flag as New London High School vocalist Matt Schuler leads the singing of the national anthem at Floral Hill Cemetery in New London on Monday, May 30. Scott Bellile photo
The city of Clintonville observed Memorial Day with a parade and ceremonies at Graceland Cemetery on May 30.
New London American Legion Post 263 hosted a Memorial Day observance at Floral Hill Cemetery, near the gazebo on Monday.