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June 3, 2016
'Accidental Hero'
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
U.S. Senator Al Franken presented WWII Navy veteran Jim Clermont of Garfield with the French Legion Medal of Honor during a special presentation at Target Field on September 3. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus (behind Franken) was also part of the presentation; he invited Clermont and family to attend the Minnesota Twins game that day. (Contribtued)
Clermont receives French Legion of Honor
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am
June 24, 2015
World War II Pilot John F. Scholl, 91, prepares for takeoff in a Stearman aircraft on Sunday. Scholl’s son, John D. Scholl, arranged the surprise flight for him as a Father’s Day gift. (Contributed)
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Father’s Day reaches new heights (w/ video)
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Donald Drum was honored for his years of service in World War II. (Photo by Brooke Erickson)
The other Great Escape
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Alexandria summer resident Gene Stephens put on his Military Police uniform, which still fits him nicely, and posed with a motorcycle when he was interviewed for a story by a TV station. (Contributed photo)
Oldest WWII Military Police Officer is youngest at heart
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2010
Warren Dahl looked at photos taken throughout his 30 years in the military.
Wartime memories - times three
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
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A group of World War II veterans, including four from Alexandria, visited Washington, D.C. courtesy of Honor Flight Network, a national non-profit organization that takes World War II veterans to see the memorial dedicated to their service.
A tour of honor and gratitude
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
Miltona native featured on PBS documentary
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Ekola has writing published in magazine
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Herbert Berg, WWII Timberwolf.
Herbert Berg: WWII Timberwolf
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
Tour to World War II monument enjoyed by area residents
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am