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Veterans Awarded Quilts of Valor


Two Clare County veterans, and lifelong friends, were presented Quilts of Valor Saturday, Dec. 4 at the American Legion, Post 404, in Harrison. The quilts were presented by Judy Tritten, Quilts of Valor Foundation volunteer.

Kenneth Beougher of Lake George, pictured at right, served in the U.S. Army from 1973 to 1994. He was a lieutenant colonel and served at posts all across the U.S., as well as serving in Korea and Berlin, Germany, and during Operation Desert Storm.

John "Jack" Hutfilz of Lake, pictured at left, served in the U.S. Army in 1969 and 1970, during the Vietnam era. Jack was a sergeant and served at Fort Knox, Fort Sill and at Camp Casey in Korea.


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