“A veteran is someone who, at one point in his life, wrote a blank check made payable to the ‘United States of America’ for an amount ‘
up to and including my life.”
The photo above shows the Soldiers Monument in Plainfield, IL when it was located on the front lawn of Plymouth Congregational Church. It is now located by the lake at Settler’s Park west of town.
Honoring those from Plainfield who served their country, Memorial Day 2009 . . .