People make sacrifices to ensure freedom. Ron Russell is leading the effort to remember them.
WESTFIELD, Ind.–You’ll have a chance to show your support for people who have been in the military and have made sacrifices Monday in Westfield. At 5 a.m. in Quaker Park, Ron Russell will put on a backpack loaded with sand and brick, and walk 22 miles.
“The 22 stands for that on the average there are 22 veterans a that that commit suicide,” he said. Russell is leading the Carry the Load Indy walk for the third time. It’s part of a national walk that honors veterans.