Korean War veterans, from left, Bob Goodwin of Turlock, Maurice Healy of Modesto and Francis Bettencourt of Ceres, watch the Ambassador for Peace Medal ceremony at California State University, Stanislaus, in Turlock, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. The South Korea government presented veterans the Ambassador for Peace Medal to honor their service in the war.
Korean War veterans, from left, Bob Goodwin of Turlock, Maurice Healy of Modesto and Francis Bettencourt of Ceres, watch the Ambassador for Peace Medal ceremony at California State University, Stanislaus, in Turlock, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. The South Korea government presented veterans the Ambassador for Peace Medal to honor their service in the war. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
Korean War veterans, from left, Bob Goodwin of Turlock, Maurice Healy of Modesto and Francis Bettencourt of Ceres, watch the Ambassador for Peace Medal ceremony at California State University, Stanislaus, in Turlock, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. The South Korea government presented veterans the Ambassador for Peace Medal to honor their service in the war. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com

Appreciation of veterans should last all year

November 10, 2014 5:13 PM