By Claire Giesige
MERCER - Bob Maurer, a proud Vietnam War veteran, knows he's lucky to have made it back home.
To honor those who didn't, he will travel to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.
Maurer, 69, Mercer, participates in Rolling Thunder, an annual Memorial Day weekend motorcycle ride organized by the American Legion. During the weekend, riders visit the wall as well as Arlington National Cemetery to lay a wreath at the tomb honoring unknown Civil War soldiers. [More