ATLANTA - Memorial Day ceremonies are taking place all across Georgia Monday in honor of the service men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice fighting for our country.
Thousands gathered in Roswell Monday morning for the largest Memorial Day ceremony in Georgia. The annual event began in 1997.
MEMORIAL DAY TRIBUTE UNDERWAY HERE IN ROSWELL. Largest celebration in GA. Thousands are here. Live report at noon. pic.twitter.com/QDmgu2KzQv— Natalie Fultz FOX 5 (@NatalieFFOX5) May 29, 2017
Dacula kicked off the holiday with the city's annual Memorial Day parade.
Gwinnett County's 14th annual celebration was held at the Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial in Lawrenceville.
In Henry County, lost service members are being honored at the Veterans Wall of Honor in McDonough.
Other celebrations are taking place in Marietta, Smyrna, Acworth, Dunwoody and at Milton City Hall.