April 1, 2014 > Hayward honors fallen veteran
Hayward honors fallen veteran
Submitted By Michael Emerson
The City of Hayward planted a tree in the plaza at Hayward City Hall in honor of and remembrance ofÊArmy Green Beret Sgt First Class James F. Grissom on Friday, March 21, 2014. James was born in Castro Valley and raised in Hayward.ÊFamily members, friends and city officials attended the ceremony.ÊMembers of AMVETS Hayward Post 911 helped organize the event, served as color guard and played taps during the event.Ê AMVETS Post Commander presented a plaque to the family in honor of their sacrifice.