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'Iron Mike' statue project moves forward

...Committee thanks everyone and ask for support to be sent to: "Iron Mike" Project Box 718, Soldotna, Ak. 99669. Herb Stettler, Jan Bobek, CAP Cadet Troxell, CAP Cadet Lott and Dave Carey Committee members
24th Annual God & Country Rally precedes Independence Day

...and service organizations." The committee includes Deacon Dave Carey, Pastor Jon Watson, Pastor Alan Humphries, Herb Stettler, and Elouise Minogue, administrative assistant for the function. According to Humphries big plans are in the works...
Organizers grateful for 'God and Country Rally' support

On behalf of the organizing committee for the Happy Birthday America "God and Country Rally" on the Kenai Peninsula, we would like to thank all those who participated in and supported our 24th Annual Rally. Dr.
Remembering the fallen while living free: Memorial Day 2015

...For over 40 years an emotional part of every Memorial Day service has been Korean War veteran and former VFW Chaplin Herb Stettler's recitation of the poem by John McCrae that has become synonymous with Memorial Day, "In Flanders Fields," written...
Community pauses to remember

...Rebecca Trickel said the WWI Poem "In Flanders Field" paints a good picture. The poem was read by Korean War veteran Herb Stettler at the Leif Hansen Memorial Park and the Soldotna Community Memorial Park ceremonies. "OK, flags are on the move...
Iron Mike statue to be seated in Soldotna

...10046 are rallying around an "Iron Mike" bronze installation to memorialize the U.S. Military. Korean War veteran Herb Stettler conceived of the project. "He (Stettler) is going to get this done before he dies, if it kills him, or kills...

...extraordinary things. As the community placed poppies and wreaths in remembrance of veterans no longer with us, VFW member Herb Stettler recited Lt. Col. John McCrae's poem, "In Flanders Fields." The ceremony concluded with a 21-gun salute...
Celebrating heroes

...Day, which started as Armistice Day to commemorate the end of World War I in 1918. Soldotna resident and VFW member Herb Stettler recited Lt. Col. John McCrae's poem, "In Flanders Fields," while members of the audience placed poppies down...
Celebrating those who served

...on the poles and the (Veterans of Foreign Wars) is going over to put flags on the graves of the veterans," said Herb Stettler, Korean War Veteran with the VFW said. "Yes, we are ready this year."Stettler said Madeline Micciche will be...
A memorable Memorial Day

...poppies for members of the community to participate in the traditional Memorial Day Placing of the Poppies ceremony. Herb Stettler read Flanders Field which explains the poppy tradition and Tim Wisnewski played Taps following a combined Rifle Salute...


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