Michael Murphy of the Patriot Guard Riders rallies fellow bikers to saddle up for a parade to the Field of Honor at New Mexico Military Institute’s Stapp Field Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)
The Field of Honor — an event that is taking place in several cities nationwide to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11 — kicked off its local ceremony with an escorted drive on Main Street Friday morning.
Roswell Field of Honor volunteer Rita Kane-Doerhoefer said Friday’s event was not so much a parade as it was an escort ceremony in which members of the RPD escorted participants down Main Street.
The escorted drive ceremony included the New Mexico Patriot Guard motorcycle riders, local K-9 hero Sage and members of the Roswell police and Login to read more