Fort Wayne Veterans Share True Meaning Of Memorial Day (VIDEO)

By Rachelle Spence - 21Alive

May 25, 2014 Updated May 25, 2014 at 5:17 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- For many, Memorial Day marks the unofficial kickoff to summer.

But for others, it's a time to stop, remember, and honor those who answered the nation's call, sometimes paying the ultimate sacrifice.

At The Old Fort, in Fort Wayne, veterans shared what the day means to those who've served.

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