Onondaga County Veterans Council Service at War Memorial

“We serve those who serve and we honor their sacrifice and the sacrifices of their families.” Mayor Walsh, Syracuse Fire Chief Monds and Syracuse Police Chief Bucker joined city, county, and state leaders at today’s Onondaga County Veterans Council service honoring all those who have served and “still serve proudly.”

Distinguished awards and veterans awards were extended to Assemblywoman Pamela Hunter – 128th District, Honor Flight Syracuse, Ellen M. McCauley, and Assemblyman Bill Magnarelli.

Onondaga County Executive J. Ryan McMahon II and Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh

Each speaker highlighted not only their reverence for the armed forces but the efforts that ALL of our local leaders make year-round to ensure that the service of veterans in our community is met with support, compassion, and the highest quality of care and opportunity.


Photos by Syracuse City Hall Mayor’s Office