The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

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March 29, 2014

A special welcome: Local Vietnam veterans honored at Friday ceremony

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PALESTINE —

Vietnam veteran Hollis Bradshaw presented a U.S. Flag to Dogwood Trails Assisted Living & Memory Care Executive Director Lori Wolf for hosting the “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans” event at the facility.

On behalf of Associates of Vietnam Veterans Chapter 991, members Jody Henry and Debbie Wesson, AVVA Chapter 991 member Patricia McClure presented the veterans with a commemorative gift in honor of prisoners of war and those missing in action.

A barbecue lunch followed the ceremony. The event was sponsored by Dogwood Trails Assisted Living & Memory Care, Glenn Conner (Grace DME), AVVA Chapter 991, VFW Ladies Auxilary Post 3907, Shep's BBQ, Jr. Miller, Palestine Police Department, Palestine Fire Department, state representatives, KLTV Tyler and Gordon Brett (DAV Chapter 63).

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