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Veterans' Day Observances

Monday, November 19, 2007

The sixth-grade class at Cherokee Middle School presented a human flag and the pledge of allegiance during the Veteran's Day program held at the middle school on Friday. Photo by Mike Leckband
Area communities observed Veterans Day in many ways this year, as these photos show.

Aurelia Color Guard - (left to right) - Mike Fry, Tim Ireland, Aaron Ware, and Louis DeRoos retire the colors at Aurelia's Veterans Day program Monday Nov. 12. Fry, Ireland, and Ware are teachers in the Aurelia school, and DeRoos, who recently returned from deployment in Iraq, was the speaker at the program. Photo by Dan Whitney [Click to enlarge]
Members of the VFW, the American Legion, and current members of the armed forces were among participants at the Veterans Day observance held Sunday at the Veterans Memorial in Cherokee. Photo by Ken Ross
Members of the VFW Post 2253 Color Guard gave a 21-gun salute at the Flag raising ceremony at Washington High School on Friday. Photo by Mike Leckband

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