All Veterans Healing Field Opening Ceremony at Davenport, Iowa's Memorial Park

By Mr. Rhys Fullerlove (AMC)August 15, 2008

Attendees of the All Veterans Healing Field are asked to close their eyes by Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen D. Blake while he tells a story describing of the final voyage a servicemember makes before returning home to their eternal resting place.
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Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen D. Blake pauses during his remarks at the Healing Field opening ceremony to watch geese flying in formation over the ceremony.
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Geese fly in formation over the 104 flags at the All Veterans Healing Field Opening Ceremony at Davenport, Iowa's Memorial Park August 14.
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Maj. Gen. Robert M. Radin and Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen D. Blake salute the colors during the Healing Field event.
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Capt. Tomas Campbell salutes the colors with his son during the All Veterans Healing Field at Davenport, Iowa's Opening Ceremony August 14.
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104 flags we set up with names of all of the servicemembers who gave their life during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom at the All Veteran's Healing Field at Davenport, Iowa Memorial Park August 14.
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A CH-47 Chinook helicopter makes it way towards the Healing Field Memorial Opening Ceremony on August 17 at the Davenport, Iowa Memorial Park. "
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The Marine field cross was just one of the military branch's crosses that was on display at the All Veterans Healing Field Opening Ceremony at Davenport, Iowa's Memorial Park. "
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Capt. Tomas Campbell points to the sky to show his son a flyover that featured the dropping of rose pedals at the All Veterans Healing Field at Davenport, Iowa's Memorial Park. "
9 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Capt. Tomas Campbell points to the sky to show his son a flyover that featured the dropping of rose pedals at the All Veterans Healing Field at Davenport, Iowa's Memorial Park. " (Photo Credit: Mr. Rhys Fullerlove (AMC)) VIEW ORIGINAL