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Veterans presented with American flags

November 14, 2013

Photo by Amy Cherry Shown from left to right are Ottomar Spence, a Marine who served during WWII and was a POW; William Weisner, a U.S. Army veteran who served during the Vietnam War; Aldo Gavazzi, a U.S. Army veteran who served during the Korean War; James Gorman, a U.S. Navy veteran who served during WWII'; Leslie Neal, a former Marine, and Elk County Veterans Affairs director; and Richard Kronenwetter who served during peace time in the U.S. Army Signal Corp.

Veterans attending the Community Nurses Adult Day Services program were honored on Veterans Day.
Elk County Veterans Affairs Office Director Leslie Neal presented each of them with an American flag which was flown over the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. along with a certificate of appreciation and an American flag pin. Kathy Renaud, LPN, Community Nurses Adult Day Services director said while the adult day center honors their veterans each year, this was the first time they were presented with American flags.

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