Coast Guard participates in Blue Star Memorial Marker dedication

METAIRIE, La. — Members from the Coast Guard, U.S. Army and Navy participated with the Jefferson Parish Council of Garden Clubs, Inc., for the dedication of a Blue Star Memorial Marker, Thursday. The Blue Star Memorial program began with the planting of 8,000 Dogwood trees by the New Jersey Council of Gardern Clubs in 1944 as a living memorial to veterans of World War II. “It is an honor to...