Ceremony honors veterans

Kirtland Airmen parade the 50 state flags at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

Kirtland Airmen parade the 50 state flags at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

Maj. Gen. Matthew Molloy, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center commander, speaks to the audience at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Molloy encouraged listeners to strive to serve the country and the community.

Maj. Gen. Matthew Molloy, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center commander, speaks to the audience at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Molloy encouraged listeners to strive to serve the country and the community.

Maj. Gen. Matthew Molloy, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center commander, administers to enlistment oath to new Army recruits at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial.

Maj. Gen. Matthew Molloy, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center commander, administers to enlistment oath to new Army recruits at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial.

Thomas Begay, Iwo Jima veteran and Navajo Code Talker, was one of several hundred to attend the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

The crowd at the Veterans Day Ceremony surrounds Thomas Begay, Iwo Jima veteran and Navajo Code Talker. More than two hundred people attended the ceremony, where past, present and future veterans were honored.

Thomas Begay, Iwo Jima veteran and Navajo Code Talker, was one of several hundred to attend the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

Thomas Begay, Iwo Jima veteran and Navajo Code Talker, was one of several hundred to attend the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

The Kirtland Honor Guard posts the colors at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

The Kirtland Honor Guard posts the colors at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.

KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- Kirtland Airmen parade the 50 state flags at the Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. Past, present and future veterans were honored during the ceremony.