Esbon Memorial Day services moved indoors
Esbon observes Memorial Day
June 3, 2021
Because of the weather, the Esbon 2021 Memorial Day Ceremony was moved indoors to the Esbon Community Center. The event has been an annual one since before most of those attending could remember. The Perry L. Lamb Post 368 of the American Legion, under Commander Joseph L. Pashia, was in charge.
Edgar Marihugh of Esbon was the speaker, reminding those in attendance of the number of lives it has taken to keep the United States free. The Civil War cost the United States more lives, some 625,000, than nearly all other wars combined.
Just a couple of blocks south of the Community Center, the...