K'emonie Colpetro, 9, places a flag on the grave of Maj. John A. Logan in Oak Hill Cemetery, Youngstown. Looking on is Larenz Rhodes, 8. Both boys are members of a youth group at American Legion Post 732 in Youngstown helping decorate graves at Oak Hill Cemetery . Maj Logan is the son of General John A. Logan who issued General Order 11 at the end of the Civil War resulting in Decoration Day and then Memorial Day.
Published on May 21, 2009