Coins used to honor those who made ultimate sacrifice serving our country

On Memorial Day, we will remember those who served our country and made the ultimate sacrifice.

For some, that may involve a trip to the cemetery.

Have you ever noticed coins on a tombstone? There's meaning behind each one. It is to show respect for those who sacrificed for our country.

Photojournalist Ali Ghanbari at our sister station, Fox 8 in Cleveland, talked to a Vietnam War veteran to help us understand.