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Honoring WWII veterans

By Joe Hare
Post Commander VFW Post 6097

On Friday, 13 December 2019, members of VFW Post 6097 here in Columbia delivered a Christmas fruit basket and a blanket to 9 shut-in/WWII Veterans in Adair and Russell Counties.

We are aware that there are others and hope to honor more of you as time goes on. If you are or have a loved one that is a WWII Veteran, we would appreciate if you would call our post and leave us some information. The number is 270-384-3988.

This story was posted on 2019-12-15 17:54:31
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WWII veteran Warren Buck Perkins

2019-12-15 - Adair Co., KY - Photo by Joe Hare.
Joe writes, "Pictured is 98-year-young Warren "Buck" Perkins. Buck is a member of our post and past Post Commander."

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