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Veterans Memorial Wall Ceremony 2013

Holly and Harrison Conyers
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One of the walls honors those who died during the Global War on Terrorism.
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Cynthia Davis, John Buzzy
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Nia and Mikayla Atcherson
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RADM Sinclair Harris, Commander, U.S. Naval
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Henry C. Blair III, Henry C. Blair, Jr.
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Wreaths were placed in front of the wall in honor of each division of the military.
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Singer Phil Stacey performed at the event.
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Cheryl Houston
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Michael McNeil
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Michael McNeil, Diane Olive
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Two names were added to the wall honoring those who have died after September 1995.
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Robert Ion, Scott Brown
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Carlos Vila and service dog Ranger
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Gale and Kaleb Zucker, Nick Day, Lukas Madland, Daniel Brewer, Riley Kaelin
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Norman Kleiman, Beth Fleet
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Jonathan and Joanna Lumb
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Tom and Ian Weber
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United States Marine Corps Blount Island Command fired a 21 rifle salute in honor of those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
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Hundreds gathered Downtown May 27 to pay their respects to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. The Veterans Memorial Wall has names inscribed of soldiers from Jacksonville who died in wars dating back to World War I. Mayor Alvin Brown and U.S. Representatives Corrine Brown and Ander Crenshaw spoke at the ceremony. Singer Phil Stacey also performed. 

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