Tribute ride honors Vietnam veterans

first_img“We wanted to find some way to honor the road and remind people what the road is and why it was named such,” so we started a motorcycle ride and here it is,” said ride organizer Harvey Baker. Organizers say it’s a way of reminding everyone where the name came from, while also paying tribute to two Medal of Honor recipients; Terrence Graves and Robert Stryker. Both Graves and Stryker lived along the route. OWEGO (WBNG) — Starting off at Owego Free Academy and ending at the American Legion in Hannibal, the 12th Annual Veterans Memorial Highway of Valor Tribute Ride cruised on Saturday.center_img The ride follows Route 38, which is named to honor veterans of the Vietnam War. The ride included more than two hundred participants, and added a stop in Groton. Participants were encouraged to wear masks and practice social distancing when not riding.last_img


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