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HONOR BELL TOLLED TO HONOR KOREAN WAR ARMISTICE

On the 25th the Honor Bell tolled as part of a ceremony to commemorate the 67th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice & the 24th anniversary of the dedication of the Korean War monument in Colo. Springs. The tolling party comprised David Earp, Joe Dempsey & Larry Peterson.

JOHN TOTH’S HONOR BELL ARTIFACTS

JOHN TOTH TOTH’S REGIMENTAL INSIGNIA PIN John F. Toth was born in Allentown Pennsylvania. In 1949, after graduating high school, he enlisted in the Army, doing his basic training in the Heavy Mortar Company at Fort Lewis Washington. Toth was due for discharge in August 1950 but when the Korean War started in June 1950, […]

JULIAN DRACON’S HONOR BELL ARTIFACT

DRACON, DURING HIS NAVY CAREER DRACON’S NAVY COMMENDATION MEDAL ulian Dracon was born in 1933. After graduating from high school in Billings, Montana, he enlisted in the Navy in 1950. Over the duration of his military career, he travelled the world, living in Hawaii and Japan. While in the Navy he obtained a Bachelor of […]

A VET’S STORY: BILL DANIELS

BILL DANIELS ON THE WING OF A GRUMMAN F8F BEARCAT. As a pioneer in cable television, Robert W. “Bill” Daniels left a large footprint on the landscape of Colorado business and industry after a distinguished career as a Naval aviator. Bill was born in Greeley, Colorado, in 1920. As a child, Bill and the Daniels family […]