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Alaska Territorial Guard honored at memorial service

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Alaska National Guard Honor Guard memorial service – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK News

The Alaska Army National Guard Honor Guard held a memorial service Monday, March 18, 2013 for men and women who honorably served in the armed forces.

The Wrangell post of the Alaska Territorial Guard was also commemorated.

KSTK’s Shady Grove Oliver attended the memorial and sent back this audio postcard.

Alaska National Guard Honor Guard memorial service – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK News

Alaska National Guard Honor Guard memorial service – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK News

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