Thursday, April 30, 2009

4740 Miles to Go

Drive to Remember for Fallen Officers
April 29, 2009
Oregon State Capitol Mall
900 Court St NE
Salem, OR 97301

The Drive to Remember is an annual tour from Vancouver, BC south to Los Angeles, CA then east to Washington, DC that raises awareness about officers killed-in-the-line-of-duty. The Hummer H3 will travel over 5,000 miles in two countries, 19 states, stopping in 25 cities all within 12 days. Arriving in Washington, DC by May 13th to attend National Peace Officers Memorial Service . The Hummer is wrapped with law enforcement memorial graphics and the names of the American and Canadian officers felled in 2008 displayed on the hood. Funds raised by the drive are donated to support the families of the fallen officers.

Oregon's Fallen:
State Trooper William Hakim, Oregon State Police
Captain Tom Tennant, Woodburn Police Department

3 comments:

B Squared said...

Nice tribute to an overlooked and forgotten group of heros.

Ugo Perrier said...

How have your photos of the concert turned out ?

JM said...

Great composition and also a nice tribute!