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Nation’s brave saluted

A solemn day to reflect, remember and honor

May 28, 2013

Memorial Day 2013 in Dunkirk was a combination of sorrow and pride, history and future, young and old, and celebration and decorum....

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bob1957

May-28-13 8:54 AM

Just to be very very clear: Memorial Day is to salute and remember those in military service that died during service. It is not meant to recall battles you survived, to honor active duty (God Bless and protect them) or to honor veterans. It's sole purpose is to recall the fallin. This article in no way reflects that. We have designated other days to honor the others.

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Christopher

May-28-13 11:43 AM

It's not for those advocating marches on Albany to protest laws they don't like either. I don't think that could be any more disrespectful.

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Hillbillie

May-28-13 1:08 PM

Flag Etiquette STANDARDS of RESPECT: .."The flag should not be used as part of a costume or athletic uniform, except that a flag patch may be used on the uniform of military personnel, fireman, policeman and members of patriotic organizations. " The service person wearing the flag for a shirt is disgraceful.

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American

May-28-13 5:31 PM

Wonder who the idiot was that gave you the disagree Hillbillie?

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