November 17, 2020
Nancy Wilson of Great Falls shares a few remarks during the grassroots Veterans Day 2020 ceremony at the Great Falls Freedom Memorial. Executive officers of the Friends of the Great Falls Freedom Memorial, (far left) vice president Dr. John "Sandy" Pidgeon, retired Lt. Commander Navy SEAL; and president Andy Wilson, retired Army Ranger officer, listen. The Wilsons' grandchildren, Samuel Cassidy, 4, and Austin Wilson, 3½, play at their grandparents' feet.
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Cancellation of formal celebration could not stop informal ceremony
A dozen or so hardy souls quietly gathered in the drenching rain at the Great Falls Freedom Memorial at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month to pay tribute to America's veterans in an unofficial ceremony.