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Veterans Honored at School Program



Local veterans gathered at LaSalle High School for Veterans Day Friday, November 11. Pictured at a reception in the library after the day’s program are veterans who served during World War II and the Vietnam War, including (from left) Eleanor Fitzpatrick, who served in the Navy Waves from April 1945 to June 1946, Ollie Boynton, who served in the U.S. Army from 1955 to 1956, Prentiss “Moie” Brown, who served in the Navy for 1.5 years from 1944 to 1946, and Mike Lehto, who served in the Marine Corps for 11 years from 1959 to 1970. Local veterans gathered at LaSalle High School for Veterans Day Friday, November 11. Pictured at a reception in the library after the day’s program are veterans who served during World War II and the Vietnam War, including (from left) Eleanor Fitzpatrick, who served in the Navy Waves from April 1945 to June 1946, Ollie Boynton, who served in the U.S. Army from 1955 to 1956, Prentiss “Moie” Brown, who served in the Navy for 1.5 years from 1944 to 1946, and Mike Lehto, who served in the Marine Corps for 11 years from 1959 to 1970.

At left: Roger Horn (from left) and Louie Bunker celebrated Veterans Day at LaSalle High School Friday, November 11. Both men served in the U.S. Army; Mr. Horn from 1962 to 1964 and Mr. Bunker from 1953 to 1954. At left: Roger Horn (from left) and Louie Bunker celebrated Veterans Day at LaSalle High School Friday, November 11. Both men served in the U.S. Army; Mr. Horn from 1962 to 1964 and Mr. Bunker from 1953 to 1954.

Below: Sierra Metz (from left), Jordan Belleville, Caleb Brown, Audrey O’Rourke, and Allison Smith are among students to greet local veterans following the Veterans Day ceremony at LaSalle High School. Below: Sierra Metz (from left), Jordan Belleville, Caleb Brown, Audrey O’Rourke, and Allison Smith are among students to greet local veterans following the Veterans Day ceremony at LaSalle High School.

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