Posted by Master Sgt. Nick Choy,
Oregon Military Department Social Media Manager
Oregon Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Bruce W. Prunk, Assistant Adjutant Gen. Air; U.S. Army Col. Peter Norseth; Ann Rivers, State Senator for the 18th district; Vancouver Mayor Timothy D. Levitt; and Dan Tarbell, event Co-Chairman, render honors during a wreath laying ceremony at the Veterans Day event held at the Fort Vancouver Barracks post cemetery in Vancouver, Wash., Nov. 11. (Oregon Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. John Hughel, 142nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs)
A Cadet Honor Guard from the University of Portland presents the colors during the Praying Hands Memorial at the University of Portland campus in Portland, Ore., Nov. 11. Air Force and Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) cadets participated in the ceremony, following a 24-hour vigil held at the campus to honor veterans of all branches of the military. Oregon Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Steven D. Gregg, Commander, Oregon Air National Guard, was the featured speaker at the event. (Photo by Master Sgt. Nick Choy, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs).
Senior Airman Brittany Corr (right), Oregon Air National Guard Category I Airman of the Year, Spc. Ryan Johnson (center), Oregon Army National Guard Soldier of the Year, and State Command Sgt. Maj. Shane Lake (left), watch from the reviewing stand during the Veterans Day Parade, Nov. 10, in Albany, Ore. It is customary for the Oregon National Guard to host Airmen and Soldiers of the year in the reviewing stand at the annual event. (Photo by Staff Sgt. April Davis, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs)