Memorial Day ceremony held at Fort Sam Houston

By Mary Claire Patton - Digital Content Curator, Paul Venema - Reporter

SAN ANTONIO - A ceremony held at Fort Sam Houston on Monday during a Memorial Day profram honored military service members who died for our country.

The ceremony, which was held at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery at 1520 Harry Wurzbach Road, was steeped in military tradition and awash with red, white and blue. 

Members of the community attended, saying a collective "thank you" to those who served and made the ultimate sacrifice.

The observance ended with a 21-volley salute and the playing of "Echo Taps."

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