Nature Trail: Keeping The Spirit Of 45 Alive

August 19, 2014

Nature Trail Health Care Center celebrated the 69th anniversary of the end of World War II with a ceremony to observe Spirit of ’45 Day and to honor those who served in World War II.

The Spirit of ’45 Day celebration was held Monday, Aug. 11 at Nature Trail Health Care Center. The event featured a Color Guard presentation, the playing of Taps, a 21-gun salute, recognition of World War II veterans, special music and food.

Nature Trail Health Care Center is a Veteran Administration Certified nursing home located at 1001 S. 34th St. in Mt. Vernon.

Pictured is speaker Neely Reed, Am Vets Commander.