Posted by: photosbymcdonald | May 30, 2011

Happy Memorial Day! | Holly Michigan Photographer

It is the Soldier, not the reporter,
Who has given us freedom of the press.

It is the Soldier, not the poet,
Who has given us freedom of speech.

It is the Soldier, not the campus organizer,
Who has given us the freedom to demonstrate.

It is the Soldier, not the lawyer,
Who has given us the right to a fair trial.

It is the Soldier, who salutes the flag,
Who serves beneath the flag,
And whose coffin is draped by the flag,
Who allows the protestor to burn the flag.

God bless America.

Here are some scenes from the Field of Honor and Veterans Service at Guardian Angel Cemetery that took place yesterday in Rochester Hills:

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