Veterans will be honored July 21
Veterans will be honored with a parade and celebration during Putnam County Medal of Honor Day on Saturday, July 21. The parade, which begins at 1 p.m. at the Paladin Center in Carmel, will be led by Medal of Honor recipients Gary Beikirch (Army) of Rochester; Robert O’Malley (Marines) of Queens and Paul Bucha (Army) of Washington, D.C.Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a donation to support our work. Even $5 a month, charged automatically to your credit card, would be terrific. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.