Ceremony will honor unclaimed ashes of 9 Potter County veterans

Ceremony will honor unclaimed ashes of 9 Potter County veterans

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Texas Panhandle War Memorial will hold a ceremony honoring nine veterans whose remains were never claimed on Wednesday.

The ashes of the men were found in a Potter County Courthouse basement.

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All soldiers were cremated in Potter County, but their remains were never claimed.

A ceremony will be held to honor the men on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Texas Panhandle War Memorial building.

The remains will be escorted to a veteran's cemetery in San Antonio on Thursday, where they will be interred.

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