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Photos: Aspen remembers the fallen during Memorial Day observance

Dozens of attendees gathered in the Aspen fire station for a Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2022.
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Local Boy Scouts conduct a memorial flag folding ceremony at the Aspen fire station during a Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2022.
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Bad weather prompted Monday’s Memorial Day observance in Aspen to be relocated from the Veterans Memorial at the Pitkin County Courthouse to the fire station downtown, where Boy Scouts ceremoniously folded the flag before a standing-room-only crowd.
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Retired Lt. Col. Dick Merritt stands at the podium saluting the American flag during Monday’s Memorial Day observance at the fire station in downtown Aspen. Merritt and Dan Glidden (near right) have been instrumental in local veterans affairs, while Richard Sundeen (near left) has traditionally played taps at Memorial and Veterans day observances in Aspen. Rick Carroll/The Aspen Times
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