The Fallen Warriors Memorial in Morgan City includes statues depicting three soldiers: a World War I doughboy; a GI representing servicemen in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam; and a soldier who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The middle soldier, dressed in a G.I. uniform, is kneeling while handing an American flag to a young boy. Behind the statues is a wall of honor with names of each soldier from the Tri-City area killed in combat or as a result combat wounds. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Army Pvt. August Anthony Streva

Army Pfc. Autrey Reid Freeman

Army Pvt. James Joseph Couvillier

Marine Corps Pfc. John Eugene Simpson Jr.

Army 2nd Lt. Julius Francis Hebert Sr.

Army Pvt. Malcolm J. LaGrange

Army Pfc. William “Memot” C. Chaisson

Remembering fallen heroes

On Monday, people across the United States will reflect on the ultimate sacrifices that so many military members made for their country.



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