On Memorial Day, a U.P. town remembers those who served

A solemn crowd gathered at Lakeview Cemetery today to honor those who died to serve our country.

The Memorial
Day Service is a cherished Michigamme tradition.

Bill Robson performed patriotic songs on his harmonica.

Rose McBride was the guest speaker

Michael Carriere is a Marine Corps Veteran. He also played the trumpet  during the service.

Michigamme natives say the solemn celebration has gone on as long as they can remember.

Organizers say the annual event honors those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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And from all of us here at ABC-10 (CW-5) thank you to all who have served.

 

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