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Veterans Banners will start being placed this week for 2023

From Tiffany Collins

Banners will start being hung this week in honor of veterans in our community. The service for dedication will be at 9amCT on Friday, May 26, 2023, at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Those veterans are from the Vietnam War, Korean War, World War I, World War II, and active duty.

Following are the local veterans who will have banners in their recognition:

  • Phillip Gaskins, U.S. Army
  • Derek Cundiff, U.S. Marines
  • Randall Jones, U.S. Army
  • Joe Payne, U.S. Army
  • Leland Grant, U.S. Marines
  • Wallace Alexander, U.S. Army
  • Bobby Kimbler, U.S. Marines
  • Bernard Dunn, U.S. Army
  • Sammy Hughes, U.S. Army
  • Charlie Morrison, World War I
  • James Abell, U.S. Army
  • John Burr, U.S. Army
  • Paul Smith, U.S. Marines
  • Michael Callison, U.S. Army
  • Orvis Grider, U.S. Army
  • Travis Giles, U.S. Army
  • Vince Giles, U.S. Army
  • Ronald Burton, U.S. Army
  • Brad Scholl, U.S. Marines
  • Joe Spires, U.S. Army
  • Tommy Corbin, U.S. Army
  • C.W. Grant, U.S. Navy
  • Bernard Janes, U.S. Navy
  • William Coy Turner, U.S. Army
  • Joe Hare, U.S. Army
  • Ronnie Holt, U.S. Air Force
  • Russell Arnold, U.S. Army
  • Walter Gene Hoots, U.S. Army
  • Shane Lee Pollard, U.S. Army
  • Harvey Dean Nash, U.S. Navy
  • William E. (Tootie) Corbin, U.S. Navy
  • William J. Burton, U.S. Army
  • Ray G. Willis, U.S. Army
  • Charles Caldwell, U.S. Army
  • Ronald Edwards, U.S. Army
  • Eldridge Bragg, U.S. Army
  • James King, U.S. Army
  • Pamela King, U.S. Army
  • Leon Huff, U.S. Army
  • Benjamin Hadley, U.S. Army
  • Sammy King, U.S. Army
  • Edwin Downey, U.S. Army
  • Billy Fletcher, U.S. Army
  • Noel Hayes, U.S. Army
  • Hindman Loy, U.S. Army
  • John William Guillion, U.S. Armyrr
  • William O. Pendleton, U.S. Army
  • Billy Sullivan, U.S. Army
  • Edward Grider, U.S. Army
  • Vernon Williams, U.S. Army
  • William F. Keys, U.S. Air Force
  • Caleb Arnold, U.S. Army Ranger
  • Ronald Goetz, U.S. Air Force
  • Arlin Wheet, U.S. Army
  • George Claywell, U.S. Army
  • Jordan Baker, U.S. Air Force
  • James Smallwood, U.S. Army
  • John D. Lowe III, U.S. Navy
  • William Phelps, U.S. Army
  • Liston Moore, U.S. Army
  • Herman Chelf, U.S. Army
  • William Feese, U.S. Army
  • Lucian Edwards, U.S. Army
The U.S. flags and banners will start being placed next week.

This story was posted on 2023-05-15 16:51:34
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