Sean Hodgdon, 21, left, and Sergei Herbert, 22, both juniors at UC Merced, plant mini-American and POW-MIA flags around UC Merced’s “Beginnings” statue on Wednesday. The UC Merced Veterans Club asked students to help it plant about 400 flags in an early observance of Memorial Day, which happens after the university breaks for the summer.
Sean Hodgdon, 21, left, and Sergei Herbert, 22, both juniors at UC Merced, plant mini-American and POW-MIA flags around UC Merced’s “Beginnings” statue on Wednesday. The UC Merced Veterans Club asked students to help it plant about 400 flags in an early observance of Memorial Day, which happens after the university breaks for the summer. Thaddeus Miller tmiller@mercedsunstar.com
Sean Hodgdon, 21, left, and Sergei Herbert, 22, both juniors at UC Merced, plant mini-American and POW-MIA flags around UC Merced’s “Beginnings” statue on Wednesday. The UC Merced Veterans Club asked students to help it plant about 400 flags in an early observance of Memorial Day, which happens after the university breaks for the summer. Thaddeus Miller tmiller@mercedsunstar.com

UC Merced club honors veterans

April 22, 2015 12:12 PM