Memorial Day 2018 in Alabama. May we never forget their sacrifice. (Photos and quotes)

Alabama National Cemetery
Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now.

In honor of our fellow citizens who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our nation, below are Bham Now photos taken for Memorial Day at the Alabama National Cemetery, Alabama Veterans Memorial Park and Veterans Park in Hoover.
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2 solemn places to visit near Birmingham during Memorial Day weekend (see our special photo gallery)

Alabama Veterans Memorial
Over 11,000 names of Alabama’s veterans, from all branches of service, who died during active duty in 20th and 21st Century wars. The Alabama Veterans Memorial off exit 23 off I 459. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now.https://www.alabamaveterans.org/the-memorial

Birmingham is blessed with two solemn places to visit during the Memorial Day weekend that honor our fallen American heroes. They are the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo and Alabama Veterans Memorial Park off exit 23 on I-459 adjacent to Vestavia Hills/Mountain Brook.

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Memorial Day 2017 – Remembering those who “gave the last full measure of devotion” (photo gallery)

Memorial Day 2017 Alabama
Alabama National Cemetery

In honor of our fellow citizens who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our nation, this Memorial Day weekend, Bham Now visited and took photos of the Alabama National Cemetery, Alabama Veterans Memorial Park and Veterans Park in Hoover.

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