Picture: Memorial Day observance

Picture: Memorial Day observance
Picture: Memorial Day observance
Local veterans, from left, Edward J. Crockett, Martin, U.S. Air Force veteran; Manuel Easley, Union City, U.S. Army veteran; Phil Dane, Martin, University of Tennessee at Martin director of Intercollegiate Athletics and a U.S. Air Force veteran; and Bob W. Smith, Martin, former UT Martin staff member, who served in the U.S. Navy Seabees, were among area veterans who attended UT Martin’s annual Memorial Day Commemoration, May 23. Weakley County Chancellor Mike Maloan, of Martin, brigadier general, Tennessee Army National Guard, and University of Tennessee at Martin adjunct professor of business law, was the guest speaker. Major Andrew Moore, UT Martin Department of Military Science recruiting operations officer and assistant professor of military science, served as master of ceremonies and welcomed guests. The UT Martin Department of Public Safety and members of the Martin Police Department honored area veterans with a 21-gun salute.

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