Photo gallery: Families of fallen heroes honored on Veterans Day

Published: Monday, Nov. 12 2012 6:25 p.m. MST

Richard Daniel Clark, painter of "American Highrise," addresses the crowd as the American Fallen Warrior Memorial Foundation honors the families of fallen heroes at the state Capitol rotunda Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, in Salt Lake City.

Tom Smart, Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Families of fallen heroes were honored during a star-studded ceremony at the Utah State Capitol on Veterans Day.

The American Fallen Warrior Memorial Foundation presented the historic presidential inaugural artwork "American Highrise" print with presidential seal to the state of Utah and the Utah 6. They are six Utah families who have lost sons in combat.

Country music stars Colin Raye and Nathan Osmond, who is also a spokesman for the foundation, performed along with musician/composer Kurt Bestor, musician Jeff Senour and musical selections by the Utah Army Band and Choral Arts Society.

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