Veterans Day: A Day to Remember

1On November 9, 2014 the Friends of Fort Laurens honored our veterans — from the Revolutionary War to the present, during the 2nd annual Veterans Day Ceremony. The color guard from the Bolivar American Legions Post 190 and the Riflemen Squad re-enactors gave a 21 gun salute to all of our fallen heroes. Following the salute, Bolivar Mayor Rebecca Hubble gave a heartfelt speech about the men and women that have selflessly given their lives to preserve our countrys freedom. Not a dry eye was in the audience as Mayor Hubble gave her Thank You speech. A small lunch was provided by the Friends of Fort Laurens along with a short walk through the museum and grounds. To learn more about activities at Fort Laurens or others Ohio History Connection sites please visit the Ohio History Connection Calendar or the Friends of Fort Laurens. Kellie Locke-Rogers

Posted November 13, 2014
Topics: Archaeology

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