Nov 11, 2012 5:53 PM by Kathrene Herndon, KSBY News
Local war heroes were being honored Sunday in Atascadero.
A Faces of Freedom Veterans Day Ceremony was held at the Atascadero Veterans Memorial.
The ceremony included traditional military pomp and pageantry, as well as a presentation of the AVMF Distinguished Veteran Award.
Twenty-two other veterans received handmade "Quilts of Valor."
Outside of Washington, D.C., Faces of Freedom is considered one of the largest veterans memorials in the country.
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