Volunteers honor veterans with flags at St. John’s Cemetery in Norwalk

Volunteers plan to place flags at other cemeteries throughout the city. When they're done, they'll have place nearly 5,000 flags to honor those who have served. (5/17/14)

NORWALK - Volunteers in Norwalk made Memorial Day preparations Saturday by placing flags on the graves of veterans in St. John’s Cemetery.

King Industries in Norwalk sponsored the event.

Bob King, the company's director of operations, also a veteran, says the flags are a simple way of saying thank you.

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Volunteers plan to place flags at other cemeteries throughout the city. When they're done, they'll have placed nearly 5,000 flags to honor those who have served.

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