The nation's fallen were honored with a ceremony at the Forest View Cemetery.

Observances of Memorial Day, which commemorates Americans who have died in military service, were held throughout Washington County on Monday, May 28, including an event at the Forest View Cemetery in Forest Grove.

Hundreds of military veterans who served in conflicts dating back to the Civil War are buried in western Washington County.

Another event was held in Hillsboro, at which Forest Grove Mayor Pete Truax, Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle and Washington County Commissioner Greg Malinowski were featured speakers.

Photos are courtesy of Donna Sepull-Vanderzanden.

Quality local journalism takes time and money, which comes, in part, from paying readers. If you enjoy articles like this one, please consider supporting us.
(It can cost as little as 3 cents a day.)

Contract Publishing

Go to top
Template by JoomlaShine