Veterans Honored At Winged Victory Memorial

(l-r) Mary Visconti, Bronx County Auxiliary president; Tom Hansen, former Bronx County commander; Peter Del Debbio, Bronx County first vice commander; Pat Devine, former Department NY vice commander and First District Rehabilitation chairman; retired Marines Corp lieutenant colonel Ron Watson; Tony Salimbene, Bronx County commander and Joe Goonan, Bronx County adjutant and moderator.
Photo by Edwin Soto

In honor of Veterans Day, the Bronx American Legion saluted our borough’s fallen World War I soldiers and veterans from other wars for the ‘11th Hour Ceremony’ on Friday, November 11 at the Winged Victory Memorial in Pelham Bay Park.m The emotional memorial event featured a veteran salute to the flag and the playing of ‘Taps’ to pay respects to our nation’s brave warriors.

Boys Scout of America / Cub Scout Bear honored our nation’s veterans on Veterans Day.
Photo by Edwin Soto

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