Korean War vets mark beginning of new memorial

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Posted: March 4, 2013

The Winchester Star

A groundbreaking ceremony is held Saturday for the Korean War Memorial to be build on Maple Drive in Jim Barnett Park. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Winchester Mayor Elizabeth Minor speaks Saturday during a groundbreaking ceremony for a Korean War Memorial in Jim Barnett Park. At right is Chuck Bachman, commander of the Korean War Veterans Association Shenandoah Valley Chapter 313. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — Saturday’s cold weather didn’t stop about 100 people from attending a groundbreaking ceremony for a Korean War Memorial in Jim Barnett Park.

As a bitter wind whipped through the crowd,…



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