Memorial Day Tribute Held in Smethport

The Bradford Era — by Fran De Lancey

George TuftsSpeaking Monday at the annual Memorial Day exercises in Smethport, retired Marine Gunnery Sgt. George Tufts, told the audience what the day is about. “Your presence here today — honoring American veterans who died in the wars and those who offered up their lives by serving to protect and defend our country, our Constitution, our way of life and the citizens of our great country — is what Memorial Day is all about,” he said.  Read more >>