HONORING SERVICE: Clarks Summit Veterans Park memorial monument dedicated in honor of a man killed in the line of duty.
Amemorial to Lance Cpl. David A. Parker, who was killed in action in Vietnam in 1969, is dedicated Monday at Clarks Summit’s Veterans Park on North State Street. Above, Michael Mclane, foreground, quartermaster of Abington Memorial VFW Post 7069, offers words of reflection during the ceremony. Mayor Herman Johnson spearheaded the project to create the park and aimed to construct a memorial honoring every branch of the military. Parker, who was killed Feb. 28, 1969, in Quang Tri province of Vietnam, served in the Marines.