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Cape Girardeau holds 4th annual "Carry the Load"

4th annual "Carry the Load" (Source: KFVS) 4th annual "Carry the Load" (Source: KFVS)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

A group of people in support of veterans walk through the streets of Cape Girardeau, Mo. on Saturday, May 26.

It was the fourth-annual "carry the load" march. Some people even made the trek in full gear.

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It started downtown at the river wall and ended about five miles away at cape county park north at the law enforcement memorial.

The local VFW held a short ceremony to remember prisoners of war and soldiers missing in action.

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