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Grand Island Town Board: Post No. 1346 receives town proclamation

by jmaloni
Sat, Nov 10th 2012 08:00 am

At its monthly meeting on Monday, Nov. 5, the Grand Island Town Board issued a proclamation honoring Grand Island American Legion Post No. 1346 in recognition of American Legion Membership Month. In making the proclamation, the Town Board urged "all eligible veterans and service members to join the Grand Island Post No. 1346 American Legion, especially during this month-long membership drive." The proclamation noted that the Legion "promotes Americanism and scholarship programs." Pictured, Grand Island Town Supervisor Mary Cooke presents the proclamation to George DeGlopper, adjutant of Post No. 1346. Also present from the post were Fred Wornick, post commander, to Cooke's right; Rick Schmitz, sergeant at arms; Rick Bonarek, honor guard; Joe Synakowski, first vice commander; and Ray DeGlopper, second vice commander. (photo by Larry Austin)

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