May 30, 2020
The McNichols family holds an American flag in front of a wall of Gold Stars in remembrance of Alexandria’s fallen veterans May 25 at the Rocky Versace Plaza in Del Ray. Despite a stay-at-home-order, many individuals turned out on Memorial Day to pay tribute to local veterans.
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Memorial Day ceremonies scale back during COVID-19.
The ceremonies were unofficial and scaled back. But on Memorial Day, the gatherings were just as somber and determined that the sacrifice of America’s fallen veterans would not be forgotten.