In memory of the fallen

Published 12:00 am Friday, May 24, 2002

Girl Scout Michelle Shoenberger places an American flag in front of a tombstone at the National Cemetery this morning. Members of Girl Scout Troop 538 and Vicksburg National Military Park rangers placed about 18,000 flags in the National Cemetery in observance of Memorial Day. the flags will fly through Monday.(The Vicksburg Post/MELANIE DUNCAN)