An attendee places at the memorial one of the 42 roses honoring area residents who were killed that day.
Chairman Harold Mecabe speaks to attendees
Peter Maxham of Boy Scout Troop 427 serves in the Color Guard.
Trish VanWart sings “God Bless America.”
Three religious leaders after the ceremony: Dr. David Benke, president of the Atlantic District of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, the Rev. John Fullum, vicar of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, and Rabbi Joel Zdanowitz of the Forest Park Jewish Center.
The playing of “Taps” by a Vietnam veteran.
The monument’s 42 flags for the victims from Glendale, Middle Village, Ridgewood and Woodhaven.