LOVES PARK- A moving candelight ceremony remembered stateline prisoners of war and soldiers missing in action.
LOVES PARK- The Friday night ceremony was held at the Field of Honor. The Rockford chapter of VietNow sponsored it in hopes of raising public awareness of the issue. They also want to help bring missing troops back home.
The organization hopes to prevent more losses by never losing them to war in the first place.
"It's important to the families for those who are looking for their sons, husbands to come home and their extended families. It's not over for them. They're still waiting," said Bruce Jacobsen, Event Chairman.
Friday night's event was the 22nd year VietNow has held the ceremony.
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