Patriotic Memorial Service

Patriotic Memorial Service
The colors are saluted as they are brought in by Houston, Tx. Post 472 color guard at the beginning of the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
American Legion National Chaplain Dr. Daniel A. McClure delivers the message at the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
The Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
The Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
The Grove Singers perform at the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
National Adjutant Daniel S. Wheeler, left, and National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger place a wreath at the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
Auxiliary National Chaplain Shelley Riggs, left, and American Legion National Chaplain Dr. Daniel A. McClure place a wreath for those in uniform who lost their lives serving America during the past year at the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
2014 American Legion Boys Nation President Matthew Ellow lights a memorial candle at the POW-MIA table setting during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
Soloist Krista Callahan sings during The American Military Spouses Choir's performance during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
The American Military Spouses Choir perform during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
Soloist Paul Polmanteer sings during The American Military Spouses Choir's performance during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
The American Military Spouses Choir perform during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
Soloist Deidra Stubbs sings during The American Military Spouses Choir's performance during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
Attendees give The American Military Spouses Choir a standing ovation during the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.
Patriotic Memorial Service
The Houston, Tx. American Legion Post 472 Color Guard retires the colors at the conclusion of the Patriotic Memorial Service at the 2014 American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, August 24. Photo by Lucas Carter.