Memorial Militia

Chris Cox, as the lone member of the Memorial Militia, is on a mission to clean up the National Mall. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

One-Man Militia Cleaning Up National Mall For Vets With Park Service Furloughed

Armed with a chainsaw and lawnmower, Chris Cox is on a one-man mission to clean up the National Mall as the Park Service employees normally tasked with keeping the area tidy sit idle during the shutdown of the federal government.