Skip to main Content
Alaska Life

Photos: Veterans Day ceremonies in Mat-Su

  • Author: Bill Roth
  • Updated: November 11, 2019
  • Published November 11, 2019

Veterans were honored at ceremonies in Mat-Su Monday. AMVETS Post 9 hosted a Veterans Day ceremony at the Veterans Wall of Honor in Wasilla. Hark Hartman of American Legion Post 35 played Taps and there was a three-volley salute.

At the Glenn Massay Theater in Palmer, a POW/MIA table ceremony was performed by the Wasilla High School U.S. Army JROTC. Colony High School U.S. Army JROTC performed a flag folding ceremony. The flag was later presented to Walter Fergus, a WWII POW and Vietnam War veteran.