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PHOTOS: Fallen warriors remembered

A rifle squad made up of veterans from New Richmond American Legion Post 80 and New Richmond VFW Post 10818 perform a rifle volley followed by the playing of “Taps” during a Memorial Day observance at the Armed Forces Memorial in New Richmond on Monday, May 26. (Photo by Micheal Foley) 1 / 52
Veterans from New Richmond American Legion Post 80 and New Richmond VFW Post 10818 perform a Memorial Day observance at the New Richmond Public Cemetery in front of a crowd of dozens on Monday, May 26. (Photo by Micheal Foley)2 / 52
Local scouts display their Colors at the St. Anne Catholic Church Cemetery while watching local veterans and the Somerset High School Marching Band perform a Memorial Day observance on Monday, May 26. (Photo by Micheal Foley)3 / 52
Veterans from Somerset American Legion Post 111 perform a rifle volley during a Memorial Day observance at St. Anne Catholic Church Cemetery on Monday, May 26. The observance was followed by a parade to subsequent Somerset observances at the Main Street bridge and Veterans Park. (Photo by Micheal Foley)4 / 52
Veterans from Somerset American Legion Post 111 lead a Memorial Day parade across the Main Street bridge over the Apple River in Somerset. The parade paused briefly at the bridge so a wreath could be laid in the river. (Photo by Micheal Foley)5 / 52
Local scouts offer a salute during the playing of the “Star Spangled Banner” during a Memorial Day observance at the Armed Forces Memorial in New Richmond on Monday, May 26. (Photo by Micheal Foley)6 / 52
Local veterans stand by and the crowd watches as service members prepare to hoist the American flag at the Armed Forces Memorial in New Richmond during a Memorial Day observance on Monday, May 26. (Photo by Micheal Foley)7 / 52
Members of the Hammond Post 432 color guard stand at attention as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Warren Cemetery in Roberts. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)8 / 52
A family remembers at Warren Cemetery in Roberts on Memorial Day. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)9 / 52
reg Loock sounds Taps as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)10 / 52
Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery, New Richmond11 / 52
Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery, New Richmond12 / 52
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Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery, New Richmond14 / 52
St. Anne Catholic Cemetery, Somerset15 / 52
St. Anne Catholic Cemetery, Somerset16 / 52
St. Anne Catholic Cemetery, Somerset17 / 52
St. Anne Catholic Cemetery, Somerset18 / 52
Main Street bridge, Somerset19 / 52
Main Street bridge, Somerset20 / 52
New Richmond Public Cemetery21 / 52
New Richmond Public Cemetery22 / 52
New Richmond Public Cemetery23 / 52
Knowles Avenue bridge, New Richmond24 / 52
Knowles Avenue bridge, New Richmond25 / 52
Knowles Avenue bridge, New Richmond26 / 52
Armed Services Memorial, New Richmond27 / 52
Armed Services Memorial, New Richmond28 / 52
Armed Services Memorial, New Richmond29 / 52
Armed Services Memorial, New Richmond30 / 52
Armed Services Memorial, New Richmond31 / 52
Armed Services Memorial, New Richmond32 / 52
Memorial Day 2014 Warren Cemetery, Roberts, WI (Photo by Tom Lindfors)33 / 52
Members of the Deneen McCabe American Legion Post 432 Hammond participate in a Memorial Day Ceremony at Warren Cemetery in Roberts, WI. (Right to Left) Gary Hawkins, Bill Jones, Mike Mikla, Roger Kooiman, John Newton, Chuck Pizzi, Mike Deneen, Bruce Bond, Dan Helmueller, Steve Peterson, Fred Jourdeans, Leroy Dull (Photo by Tom Lindfors)34 / 52
Post Commander Fred Jourdeans delivers a Memorial Day address at Warren Cemetery in Roberts. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)35 / 52
Chaplan Leroy Dull delivers a prayer during the Memorial Day ceremony at Warren Cemetery in Roberts. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)36 / 52
Judy Jones places a wreath as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Warren Cemetery in Roberts. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)37 / 52
Members of Hammond Post 432 execute a rifle volley as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Warren Cemetery in Roberts. (Photo by Tom Lindfors) 38 / 52
Members of Hammond Post 432 execute a rifle salute as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Warren Cemetery in Roberts. (Photo by Tom Lindfors) 39 / 52
Friends and family members pay their respects at Warren Cemetery in Roberts on Memorial Day. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)40 / 52
Community members gathered in Hammond to honor veterans at a ceremony on Memorial Day. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)41 / 52
Hammond Post 432 Commander Fred Jourdeans delivers a Memorial Day address at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)42 / 52
Sharon Freitag sings the National Anthem during Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)43 / 52
Sharon Freitag sings the National Anthem during Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)44 / 52
Community members gathered in Hammond to honor veterans at a ceremony on Memorial Day. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)45 / 52
Community members joined members of Hammond Post 432 in a Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)46 / 52
Community members gathered in Hammond to honor veterans at a ceremony on Memorial Day. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)47 / 52
Judy Jones places a wreath as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)48 / 52
Members of Hammond Post 432 execute a rifle volley as part of the Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)49 / 52
A veteran shares his brass following the Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)50 / 52
Veteran Art Jensen is surrounded by family following Monday’s ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)51 / 52
Veteran Charles Grant is a popular fellow following Monday's Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park in Hammond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors) 52 / 52
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Veterans, scouts and community members held multiple Memorial Day observances at cemeteries and parks in New Richmond, Somerset, Roberts, Hammond and the surrounding areas on Monday, May 26. 

Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley worked at RiverTown Multimedia from July 2013 to June 2015 as editor at the New Richmond News. 
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