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PHOTOS: Casper Memorial Day service honors fallen U.S. veterans

Veterans and civilians stand for the National Anthem during a Memorial Day ceremony at the Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery in Evansville on Monday, May 31. The ceremony, usually held inside the chapel, took place in the grass on the south lawn. (Dan Cepeda, Oil City)

CASPER, Wyo. – Under sunny skies, and with comfortable temperatures and mild breezes, dozens of people gathered on Memorial Day to honor fallen veterans.

The annual ceremony at the Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery in Evansville was canceled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This year, the ceremony was held outside on the lawn.

Spokespeople from Wyoming’s delegates recited written speeches, and Wyoming Veterans Commission Chairman Travis Deti was the featured speaker.

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