Food for thought

Al Bradley, who served with the Army 1960–69, celebrated Veterans Day at Mission BBQ. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

A mission of respect: Mission BBQ, at 11000 Roosevelt Blvd., sings the national anthem daily at noon. For Veterans Day, in addition to the anthem, they also had a flag-raising ceremony.

Master Sergeant Sterling Randolph sings America the Beautiful. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

(From left) Chasidye Greene, 6, Elaina Cobb, 6, DC2 Valincia Cobb and UT2 Terrell Greene celebrate Veterans Day at Mission BBQ. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO