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

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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.