PORTAGE (WKOW) — Portage High School held a ceremony on Friday to honor our nation’s veterans.
More than 100 veterans attended the special ceremony ahead of Veterans Day. The name of each veteran was announced to the crowd.
“The military is a brotherhood, it is a sisterhood, we have each other’s backs, we would die for each other, ” said veteran John Dyreson.
The theme of this year’s ceremony was “Women and Military Service”. The ceremony included a demonstration by high school students on how women have played a role in the military through the years.