Honoring the Bedford Boys

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BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) In Bedford, A ceremony was held at the Longwood Cemetery to remember some of its own.

The Bedford International Alliance paid tribute to the Bedford Boys.

A brief history was read about each solider. Then flowers and a flag were laid on each grave.

It's the third time the group has held the event. Some of the Bedford Boys family members were also there today.

"Even though it's over 70 years, our Bedford Boys will never be forgotten as was noted today up at D Day. We will always remember them here in our town," Treasurer Linda Zimmerman said.