Empire VFW 375 in Yonkers remembers fallen comrades

Civilians, politicians and veterans came to the Empire VFW Post 375 in Yonkers on Monday to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for their

Military personnel read the names of comrades who

Military personnel read the names of comrades who passed away in the last year.

YONKERS - Civilians, politicians and veterans came to the Empire VFW Post 375 in Yonkers on Monday to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for their country.

Military personnel read the names of comrades who passed away in the last year.

The 30-minute ceremony also included the placing of wreaths in remembrance of all those who have served in the military.

Veterans who News 12 spoke with say those who served and never made it home are the country’s real heroes.

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Westchester/Hudson Valley Sportscast, Jan. 19
My Brother's Keeper challenge 2 My Brother's Keeper challenge
Video: Raritan Township councilman to attend inauguration 3 Video: Raritan Township councilman to attend inauguration
Albertus Magnus senior basketball player Justin Bullock reached 4 VIDEO: Albertus Magnus senior scores his 1000th point
VIDEO: President Obama hold final news conference of 5 VIDEO: President Obama holds final news conference of presidency, Part 1

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The Newcastle Memorial Day Parade paid tribute to Parade honors fallen hero

Memorial Day parades were held across the Hudson Valley and around the nation today to

Parades and ceremonies will honor fallen military service Hudson Valley stops to remember

Parades and ceremonies honored fallen military service members to commemorate Memorial Day. Yesterday, hundreds lined

Men and women who served in the armed Nyack vets honor fallen comrades

Veterans in Nyack came together today to honor local residents who died fighting for our

President Barack Obama laid a wreath at the Nation honors veterans over Memorial Day weekend

Ceremonies across the country are honoring the memory of fallen military service members. President Barack

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE