American Legion Post 92 honors Veterans Day


November 13, 2016

Max Benningfield

On Veterans Day, veterans with the American Legion Post 92 of Alva salute their country's flag with honor outside the Cherokee Strip Museum in Alva. Pictured from left: Verlin McMurphy, Rod Dunkin, Jim Hurst, Darren Whitely, Don Beadels, Max Benningfield, Ray Bender, Alan Crouch, Arden Chaffee, Bob Armstrong, Don Lynch and Bernie Thorn.

The veterans of the American Legion Post 92 of Alva stood tall and saluted their country's flag with expressions of respect and honor during the flag-raising ceremony at the Cherokee Strip Museum Friday morning in honor of Veterans Day.

The veterans had a busy day following the flag-raising ceremony, filled with trips to Alva's middle and high schools. The speakers at the events gave great speeches, and the students all provided wonderful ceremonies.

The ceremonies showed the veterans great honor and thanked them for their service.


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