Fallbrook students win American history essay contest
Last updated 12/16/2021 at 12:34pm
FALLBROOK – Each year the Monserate Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution holds an American history essay contest. This year's contest commemorated the 100th anniversary of the dedication of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Students were asked to imagine that their brother had lost his life on a battlefield during World War I and their family was invited to attend the Nov. 11, 1921, dedication of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Washington, D.C. Students were then asked to describe what that meant to their family, and why it was important to remember thos...