VFW hosts Veterans Day ceremony


The local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4876 held a Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday morning at the Veteran’s War Memorial in Altus. A large crowd gathered for the ceremony which included a presentation of wreaths and a 21-gun salute. Sr. MSsgt Rick Willey, VFW Post Commander and U.S. Air Force Col Todd Hohn, 97th Air Mobility Wing commander, are seen here placing one of the wreaths. The ceremony was followed by a lunchin at the VFW for veterans and their families. (see more photos from the ceremony on page 12 of today’s e-edition.)


The local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4876 held a Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday morning at the Veteran’s War Memorial in Altus. A large crowd gathered for the ceremony which included a presentation of wreaths and a 21-gun salute. Sr. MSsgt Rick Willey, VFW Post Commander and U.S. Air Force Col Todd Hohn, 97th Air Mobility Wing commander, are seen here placing one of the wreaths. The ceremony was followed by a lunchin at the VFW for veterans and their families. (see more photos from the ceremony on page 12 of today’s e-edition.)

The local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4876 held a Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday morning at the Veteran’s War Memorial in Altus. A large crowd gathered for the ceremony which included a presentation of wreaths and a 21-gun salute. Sr. MSsgt Rick Willey, VFW Post Commander and U.S. Air Force Col Todd Hohn, 97th Air Mobility Wing commander, are seen here placing one of the wreaths. The ceremony was followed by a lunchin at the VFW for veterans and their families. (see more photos from the ceremony on page 12 of today’s e-edition.)
http://altustimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/web1_FirstWreath.jpgThe local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4876 held a Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday morning at the Veteran’s War Memorial in Altus. A large crowd gathered for the ceremony which included a presentation of wreaths and a 21-gun salute. Sr. MSsgt Rick Willey, VFW Post Commander and U.S. Air Force Col Todd Hohn, 97th Air Mobility Wing commander, are seen here placing one of the wreaths. The ceremony was followed by a lunchin at the VFW for veterans and their families. (see more photos from the ceremony on page 12 of today’s e-edition.)
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