Gov. Peter Shumlin and Adj. Gen. Michael Dubie laid a wreath on Thursday during a memorial service honoring three fallen Vermonters in Afghanistan.
The ceremony in Colchester honored three Vermont Guard members who died in the line of duty as members of the 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team that recently served in Afghanistan.
Specialist Ryan Grady, Specialist Tristan Southworth, and Sergeant Steven DeLuzio lost their lives while serving with the Vermont National Guard in Afghanistan.