Photos: Memorial Day at Rockford’s Veterans Memorial Hall

Rockford’s downtown Veterans Memorial Hall hosted special Memorial Day ceremonies Monday, May 26. Pictured, U.S. Grant (a.k.a. Scott Whitney, Seward, Ill.) speaks to the crowd before Veterans Memorial Hall concerning the Civil War record of Gen. John A. Logan, credited with the founding of Decoration Day. (Photo by Jon McGinty)
Rockford’s downtown Veterans Memorial Hall hosted special Memorial Day ceremonies Monday, May 26. Pictured, U.S. Grant (a.k.a. Scott Whitney, Seward, Ill.) speaks to the crowd before Veterans Memorial Hall concerning the Civil War record of Gen. John A. Logan, credited with the founding of Decoration Day. (Photo by Jon McGinty)
Michael Sminchak, Rockton, Ill., releases a dove provided by Hospice Care of America at the conclusion of Monday’s ceremonies in front of Veterans Memorial Hall. (Photo by Jon McGinty)
Michael Sminchak, Rockton, Ill., releases a dove provided by Hospice Care of America at the conclusion of Monday’s ceremonies in front of Veterans Memorial Hall. (Photo by Jon McGinty)

Posted May 28, 2014

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