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  • gone," Olsen added.Johnson and Rich, shot on May 1 in the village of Tanana, near Fairbanks, were given a color guard, prayer, with around 78 in attendance.St. Innocent's Academy provided musical entertainment - singing everything...
A memorable Memorial Day Flanders Field which explains the poppy tradition and Tim Wisnewski played Taps following a combined Rifle Salute. The benediction was presented by Mary Hall who also prayed for rain and the colors were retired by a combined Color Guard.
Church news

...Army Captain Ben Carpenter, who now resides in Nikiski. Navy veteran, Robert Booth, will sing the National Anthem. Color Guard from the American Veterans' of Foreign Wars, Post 10046 in Soldotna and American Legion Post 20 in Kenai will be on...
Our Progress Days

...Purcell. Lined up, organized and coordinated the parade. Thank you. We would like to recognize the VFW for providing Color Guard and setting up of the parade judges stand which was provided by Lynden Transport; to the volunteer parade judges...
Locals honor and remember at Memorial Day events

...salute, taps and the reading of the "Flander's Field."Bill Fields, Kenai resident for 50 years, walked with the color guard during the Avenue of Flags. "I wouldn't miss it," Fields said, as he picked up spent rifle shells after the ceremony...
Ceremonies recognize all who serve

A color guard made up of members of the American Legion, AmVets, VFW and Young Marines...the cemetery was lined with American flags. The service started with a color guard procession through the cemetery and included a prayer, the reading of...
Around the Peninsula

...and Country Rally will be held at 6 p.m. today at the Soldotna High School Auditorium. The rally will include a color guard, service anthems by the ?Passed on Brass? quartet, recording artist Cissy Padgett and guest speaker Jerry Murphy...
Around the Peninsula

...of Foreign War will host the following Memorial Day events. ยท Kenai City Cemetery Avenue of Flags at 10 a.m. The color guard will be made up American Legion Post No. 20, AmVets Post No. 4, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10046 and Young...
Around the Peninsula

...Office (old court house) in Kenai to honor and pray for those who lead and protect our country and our community. Color guard will be provided by the American Legion and VFW, Pastor Rick Cupp and Pastor Pisa Famui will lead the gathering. All...
Memorial service focuses on military members sacrifices for America

...the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10046 and American Veterans Post No. 4 helping to perform the duties of the color guard, rifle salute and conduct ceremonies. Speakers reminded their audience that while Memorial Day has taken on many different...


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