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PHOTOS: Salute to soldiers at N.H. State Veterans Cemetery

  • World War II veteran Roland Rousseau of Salem looks up at the markers at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Rousseau came to the Boscawen site with his son-in-law to pay tribute to honor fallen veterans. GEOFF FORESTER—Monitor staff

  • New Hampshire Veterans cemetery worker Shane Boudreau mows the grass between the markers with a special mower on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. “€œWe’re honored to,” said Boudreau when asked about keeping up with all the work that it takes at the cemetery. GEOFF FORESTER—Monitor staff

  • New Hampshire Veterans cemetery worker Shane Boudreau mows the grass between the markers with a special mower on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. “€œWe’€™re honored to,” said Boudreau when asked about keeping up with all the work that it takes at the cemetery. GEOFF FORESTER—Monitor staff

  • Roland Rousseau (left) and his son-in-law Raymond Michaud read the story of Michaud’€™s father in the “€˜Battle of the Bulge” at the end of World War II at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen on Tuesday, July 2, 2018. Rousseau, 94, also served in World War II and the pair came to pay their respects to the fallen soldiers. GEOFF FORESTER—Monitor staff


Monitor staff
Wednesday, July 04, 2018

The New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery draws veterans every day as Raymond Michaud of Somersworth and his father-in-law, Roland Rousseau, came to honor fellow soldiers. Michaud served in Vietnam and came to honor his Vietnam veteran friend and Rouseau, 94, served in World War II from 1943-45. State worker Shane Boudreau mowed the grass between the markers with a special mower. “We’re honored to,” said Boudreau when asked about keeping up with all the work that it takes to keep at the cemetery.