Thursday, 23 November, 2017

POWs, MIAs to be remembered Saturday

2017 Mountain Statesman 2017 Mountain Statesman
Sammy Stanley | 17 September, 2017, 15:13

That flag is displayed daily in the Capitol Rotunda. United States flags and POW/MIA flags are flown on the remembrance day and joint prayers are made for POWs and those missing in action.

So far this year, the bodies of 146 combat service members have been found and recovered, according to the U.S. Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency.

But that's why they work for memorials like the one at Simmons Field, to raise awareness for veterans' issues - specifically, prisoners of war and those missing in action.

The first guest speaker will be retired Army Master Sgt. Ediwn Beck.

She asked that everyone pray daily for the government, the military, the veterans and most of all, for one another.

"My brother stayed behind with his wounded captain", Bruce Hallberg said. THE POW/MIA Table represents a place wetting for one, a table for all.

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"I hope that you never have to make that call", Bruce Hallberg told the crowd Friday.

Beneath a clear blue sky, about 60 area residents gathered at Veterans Memorial Plaza to commemorate POW/MIA Recognition Day on Friday. It is also paramount we always remember them and remember our promise to those who bear the burden of war for it is a solemn vow we must keep.

Anne Hallberg-Holt thanked those present for their service and the promise to leave no one behind.

Danielle said that after the ceremony she'll travel back home and try to track down the families. "It is horrendous what a person goes through as a prisoner of war".

The event is open to Simi Valley veterans and the public.

Barksdale Air Force Base is taking part in a 24 hour Honor the Fallen run for those service men and women. Both flags were carried continuously throughout the run.

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