“Sacrifice is meaningless without remembrance.”
That was one of the messages from Maj. Linda Frahm of the Medford VFW who spoke Saturday afternoon during the re-dedication ceremony for the State Street Veterans Park.
Gold star mothers came from the custom of families of servicemen hanging a banner called a Service Flag in the window of their homes. The Service Flag had a star for each family member in the United States Armed Forces. Living servicemen were represented by a blue star, and