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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chandler Baker
1st Lt. Jared Ward, left, 83d Network Operations Squadron chief of standards and evaluations and quality assurance, and Staff Sgt. Demetrius Harvey, right, 83d Network Operations Squadron storage and virtualization supervisor, place a wreath during a Memorial Day Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Hampton National Cemetery in Hampton, Va., May 27, 2019. Ceremonial wreaths representing each branch of service were laid to commemorate the fallen service members’ sacrifice.
Hampton Roads honors those who gave all By Staff Sgt. Chandler Baker 633D AIR BASE WING PUBLIC AFFAIRS HAMPTON, VA.
Service members from multiple installations across Hampton Roads came together at the Hampton National Cemetery in Hampton, Va, for a wreath lay-
ing ceremony, May 27. Guest speakers at the ceremony included Congresswoman Elaine Luria, Virginia 2nd District, and Marty Fury, National Cemetery Administration deputy director of cemetery operations. The annual ceremony included a joint service color guard, a 21 gun salute, and the playing of Taps.
Congresswoman Elaine Luria, Virginia 2nd Congressional District, speaks to the audience during a Memorial Day Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Hampton National Cemetery in Hampton, Va., May 27, 2019. Luria, a 20-year U.S. Navy veteran, serves on the House Armed Services Committee and the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.
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