Wreath Laid at Tomb of Unknowns for Those Who Died Liberating Guam

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Guam – A wreath laying ceremony honoring those who died in the liberation of Guam was held Monday at the Tomb of the Unknowns at the Arlington National Cemetery.

The ceremony was led by Congresswoman Madeline Bordallo and CNMI Congressman Gregorio Kalili Sablan. First Lady Christine Calvo also attended.  She is in Washington to attend Liberation Day events hosted by area Guam clubs.  

[photo credit: Jeanne Haley Jackson, wife of former JGPO director Ret. Col. John Jackson]

Also attending the ceremony was former Commander of Joint Region Marianas, Admiral Paul Busong and his wife Dona.  Monika French also represented husband and former JRM Commander Admiral William French.  Also attending was former JGPO head Ret Col John Jackson and his wife Jeanne. 

 

[photo credit: Jeanne Haley Jackson, wife of former JGPO director Ret. Col. John Jackson]