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Glen Abbey Memorial Park honors veterans

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - On Memorial Day, Glen Abbey Memorial Park in Bonita honored veterans who have made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.

The park held a Memorial Day ceremony allowed visitors to plant flags and remember our fallen heroes.

Organizers said it gave visitors an opportunity to acknowledge the real meaning of Memorial Day.

"It's important for the people to remember that we have Veterans out there who have given their lives or are out there fighting and putting their lives on the line just for our freedom," said Memorial Day Services Chairman, Agustive Hermes. 

The ceremony was supposed to to include a fly-over by vintage aircraft but had to be canceled because of the weather.

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