Colorado Freedom Memorial
A protest at memorials across the nation was part of Sunday’s Million Vet March. It reached all the way to Colorado as demonstrators took a stand at the Colorado Freedom Memorial in Aurora.
Hundreds of people visited the Colorado Freedom Memorial on Monday. It was the first Memorial Day where visitors could visit the unique structure.
With Memorial Day comes the dedication of the Colorado Freedom Memorial. The memorial in Aurora honors fallen soldiers from every war dating back to the Spanish-American War and from every branch of the military.
The first memorial of its kind in the country will honor every Coloradan soldier killed in the line of duty since statehood in Aurora.
Geese gave a flyover at the groundbreaking of the new Freedom Memorial in Aurora on Saturday.
Fundraisers now say they have enough money to build a memorial for Colorado’s fallen soldiers.