Jim Carlson was a gunnery sergeant in the United States Marine Corps from 1967 – 1973, and he was in the Marine Reserves from 1977 – 1994. He was Hansen’s guest for the Michigan Senate’s 24th Annual Memorial Day Service.
Each year, the ceremony honors the service members who fought with bravery to defend our nation’s freedom.
Those interested in watching the Senate Memorial Day Service may do so at MISenate.viebit.com, where a full archive is available to stream or download.
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