Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Nov 12 1970, Page 12

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - November 12, 1970, Florence, South Carolina12-a thursday november 12, 1wo Junr Fletr Jami Tull Nett Lyl a j. Director of a leads observances at Arlington by cart c. A Kat associated press writer Washington a rain soaked americans gently placed their president s Wreath of car nations at the Tomb of the unknown Soldier wednesday then saluted the valor of 28 million veterans and applauded a plea for peace and Unity. Let us use this Day and this hour of Honor to our Donald e. Johnson head of the veterans administration told an audience at Arlington National cemetery to remind ourselves that Unity at Home is essential to peace across the let. Us remind Joh risen added in remarks to assembled at the Amphitheater for the traditional veterans Day tribute that by comparison the turmoil and strife a Home is a disservice to those who laced the enemy in As president Nixon s representative at the annual Wreath ceremony Johnson walked slowly through a driving rain which reached its Peak at the precise anniversary of the end of world War i the Lith hour of the Lith Day of the Lith month. After placing the Wreath hat less Raincoat silently for the playing of taps. Then he moved to the Amphitheater for the formal tributes at activities conducted a Veter ans organizations. The rain faded and then stopped Halfway through the ceremony. Johnson urged the nation to Honor those who remember the mud of Flanders Field the Hurt and savagery of iwo Jima the cold and misery of pork chop Hill the Jungle heat and am bushed trails of the valor of those who he said saved Ameri Ca from tyranny. That same valor and Cour age the Unity and spirit of men and women who marched in relentless cadence to keep us free can and must rally the will and Energy to solve the prob lems of peace that beset us to Day. In Candor we have them in courage we will solve he made special mention of americans being held prisoners of War in Vietnam and called for prayers for their safety and Early Freedom. He asked that a prayer for the Safe return of Phese americans be repeated in willing voices voices that will be heard in every Johnson said veterans Day is a time to remember the rattle of Drums to Salute with Pride the Flag unfurled to stand tall for Honor our people May be Uncertain about Many things today but they Are not Uncertain about the respect and Honor owed to those who served their1 Nalion the veterans of the audience gave a standing ovation to Vietnam veterans. Among them was Charles Joeckel jr., 23, a retired who resides in Bladensburg my. Joeckel who lost both legs in combat in Vietnam led he. Audience in reciting the pledge of allegiance. Leaders of major veterans organizations and the american military services were on hand for the ceremony including adm. Thomas a Moorer chair Man of the joint chiefs of staff. It s been a Long time Clad in his uniform and helmet from world War i 52 years ago this old Soldier attends ceremonies honouring America s veterans today in nearby Arlington natio fial Ceme Tery. He wears dog tags two medals and totes a Gas mask. A name tag on his tunic identifies him As Joe Ambrose. His Home town is not available. A wire photo skyjacker 27, draws prison term in Italy Rome a Raphael mini chiello sex u. S. Marine who commandeered a Jet liner from California to Rome in the world s longest air hijacking was convicted by an italian borrow uptos2000 from dial. 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