Veteran James Plath, left, is welcomed by Colin Van De Giesen, right.
Sandy Vandette, left, and Avery Van De Giesen welcome veteran Bob Bedard.
Caitlin Van De Giesen, left, Kyle's sister, talks with Warren Allen of North Attleboro.
Megan Van De Giesen greets Bill Park.
A breakfast for North Attleboro veterans this morning was sponsored by the Capt. Kyle R. Van De Giesen Memorial Award Fund. Van De Giesen was a Cobra helicopter pilot who was killed in action in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom on Oct. 26, 2009. Here are some photos from the event that was held at the Masonic Lodge. (Staff photos by Mike George)