Aberdeen celebrates Memorial Day

The American Legion Post 26 held a Memorial Day ceremony at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Aberdeen.

Posted: May 28, 2018 4:05 PM
Updated: May 28, 2018 10:35 PM

ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) - The American Legion Post 26 held a Memorial Day ceremony at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Aberdeen.

The guest speak was former Colonel Donnie Easter.

Organizers said it's very important to remember the fallen soldiers who defended the United States in times of war.

Local students also handed out American flags, as well as mementos to the fallen soldiers.

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