PHOTOS: Banners of Honor


LOS ALAMITOS, CALIF. USA — Brigadier General Keith Jones receives a medal for duty from Nancy Karmelich at the Los Alamitos (Calif.) Joint Forces Training Center on June 30, 2011. Karmelich is the founder of Banners of Honor, a program to hang banners honoring military personal along the streets of Los Alamitos, Calif.

Seventy six banners were unveiled during a ceremony at the base. The new banners will join others already hanging from lamp posts in the streets of Los Alamitos, Calif. When these banners are hung there will be over 100 hanging Along Katella Ave. from Walker Street to the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway and along Bloomfield Street and Lexington Drive. Banners will also hang along Constitution Ave on the base.

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