New Veterans Memorial Park dedicated

Col. Charles Barkhurst, 88th Air Base Wing vice commander, and retired Air Force Col. Cassie Barlow (center), former 88 ABW commander, cut the ribbon on the new Veterans Memorial Park during a dedication ceremony Nov. 6 at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. Members of the Huber Heights City Council and Military and Veterans Commission also took part. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
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Col. Charles Barkhurst, 88th Air Base Wing vice commander, and retired Air Force Col. Cassie Barlow (center), former 88 ABW commander, cut the ribbon on the new Veterans Memorial Park during a dedication ceremony Nov. 6 at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. Members of the Huber Heights City Council and Military and Veterans Commission also took part. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Ribbon-cutting ceremony unveils commemorative park

Col. Charles Barkhurst, 88th Air Base Wing vice commander, and retired Air Force Col. Cassie Barlow (center), former 88 ABW commander, cut the ribbon on a new Veterans Memorial Park during a dedication ceremony Nov. 6 at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. Members of the Huber Heights City Council and Military and Veterans Commission also took part. The memorial has plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, including the National Guard and Coast Guard.

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Col. Charles Barkhurst, 88th Air Base Wing vice commander, speaks at the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 6 for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. The memorial has plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, including the National Guard and Coast Guard. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Col. Charles Barkhurst, 88th Air Base Wing vice commander, speaks at the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 6 for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. The memorial has plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, including the National Guard and Coast Guard. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
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Col. Charles Barkhurst, 88th Air Base Wing vice commander, speaks at the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 6 for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. The memorial has plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, including the National Guard and Coast Guard. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

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Retired Air Force Col. Cassie Barlow, former 88th Air Base Wing commander, speaks at a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 6 for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. Barlow said 10% of Huber Heights residents are veterans. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Retired Air Force Col. Cassie Barlow, former 88th Air Base Wing commander, speaks at a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 6 for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. Barlow said 10% of Huber Heights residents are veterans. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
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Retired Air Force Col. Cassie Barlow, former 88th Air Base Wing commander, speaks at a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 6 for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. Barlow said 10% of Huber Heights residents are veterans. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

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Attendees walk around the new Veterans Memorial Park following the dedication and ribbon cutting Nov. 6 at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. The memorial features plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, as well as POWs and MIAs. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Attendees walk around the new Veterans Memorial Park following the dedication and ribbon cutting Nov. 6 at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. The memorial features plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, as well as POWs and MIAs. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
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Attendees walk around the new Veterans Memorial Park following the dedication and ribbon cutting Nov. 6 at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. The memorial features plaques and flags commemorating all U.S. military branches, as well as POWs and MIAs. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

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Airman 1st Class James Nufer, Air Force Band of Flight, plays taps Nov. 6 as veterans in the audience salute during the dedication and ribbon cutting for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Airman 1st Class James Nufer, Air Force Band of Flight, plays taps Nov. 6 as veterans in the audience salute during the dedication and ribbon cutting for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
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Airman 1st Class James Nufer, Air Force Band of Flight, plays taps Nov. 6 as veterans in the audience salute during the dedication and ribbon cutting for the new Veterans Memorial Park at Thomas A. Cloud Park in Huber Heights. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

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