NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – The ‘Carry The Load’ National Memorial May Relay is kicking off to honor fallen service members and to bring to light the meaning of Memorial Day.

Stephen Holley, president and CEO of Carry the Load, and Mark Elliot, retired U.S. Army Colonel, share more about the importance of the relay and how you can get involved.

For more information go to carrytheload.org.

Watch the video above for the full interview.