Fallen Lafayette High School Alumni honored in Bidwell Park Friday

Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–A Memorial weekend tradition at Buffalo’s Bidwell Park today.

Alumni of Lafayette High School, reading the names of deceased veterans from World War I to the present day.

The ceremony took place at a monument, dedicated to a Lafayette grad who served more than a century ago.

The observance was more subdued due to social distancing but still respected those fallen heroes.

It’s been held annually since 1936, except during Wolrd War II.

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