Staff photo by Jon Sham
May 21, 2013
Tom Sheehan, a Korean War veteran and North County resident, poses in front of a veteran's memorial at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium on May 21. He will lead the Pledge of Allegiance during Monday's Memorial Day ceremonies. Sheehan gained recognition several decades ago for his letter he wrote to his children about the importance of Memorial Day published in the Indiana Gazette.