Native Veterans honored at ceremony

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Southeast Alaska Native Veterans laid a wreath in Veterans Memorial Park.

    Army Veteran Ray Wilson asked females who had served in the armed forces to assist him at the ceremony.

    Navy Veteran Bob Ridley performed the National Anthem.

    Chaplin Edward Kunz prayed for veterans but also for their families and the mothers that gave birth to those serving in the military.

    Air Force Colonel John Oberst was the keynote speaker at a luncheon after the ceremony inside Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall.

    The dance group Yaaw Tei Yi from Sitka also performed.

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