Veteran’s Day 11/11/11

Veteran's Park Flags

“Freedom is never free!”

– Unknown


Tank with US flag

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

– John F. Kennedy


Veteran's Park Helicopter

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.

– Cynthia Ozick


Remembrance Path

“In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.”

– Jose Narosky


Stone Marker Veteran's park

“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.

– Elmer Davis


Veteran's Park Memorial

“I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, Mother, what was war?

– Eve Merriam


Today we honor those who have selflessly defended our country. Thank you for your service.



Slan agus beannacht leat!

(Goodbye and blessings)



Irish American Mom


  1. Memorial Day – such an important day of the year. In Australia we call it ‘Remembrance Day’. And that first quote is so true – Freedom is never Free.

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