Veterans honored in Guilderland ceremony
Albany County Executive Dan McCoy continued the tradition Thursday of honoring veterans.
A ceremony was held at Crossgates Mall in Guilderland.
Thomas Bellow, Margaret Mary Franklin and Brian Lawler were recognized for their service.
Bellow was a Marine corporal who served in the Vietnam War, Franklin served in the Navy Reserve as a ships Serviceman 3rd Class. Lawler served in the Marine Corps during the Global War on Terror.
This is the 18th ceremony of this kind since 2013.
Forty-nine brave men and women from the area have been honored during that time.