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 The Globe-Gazette
Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Friday, November 11, 2016

Ventura unveils veterans memorial
by Ashley Miller

The Clear Lake Honor Guard was present as Ventura unveiled a new veteran's memorial Friday.

VENTURA A new veterans memorial was unveiled Friday at the Ventura Community Center in honor of Veterans Day.

The memorial was unveiled by Ventura Mayor Lynn Benson and Vietnam veteran Kenny Coe.

The Clear Lake VFW Honor Guard, led by Post 4868 Commander Mike Nelson, was on hand for the event.

The Ventura City Council says it wanted to pay tribute to servicemen and woman and recognize the sacrifices they and their families have made to protect the country.

Photographs courtesy of Globe-Gazette
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, November of 2016

 

 

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