Alton's portion of Wreaths Across America took place at the Alton National Cemetery. The event is held simultaneously at different locations throughout the United States to remember those who have paid the ultimate price for freedom.
RiverBender.com’s broadcast of today's event is sponsored by Monica Bristow, Illinois State Representative of the 111th District.
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