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Smithville Review/Reed Vanderpool American Legion Post #122 Commander William Edmonds (second from left) and veterans Guy Mathis, Edward Frazier, Doyle Taylor and Chuck Olsen. placed a wreath at the Veterans Monument on Memorial Day to honor the fallen.
The local American Legion Post #122 held its annual Memorial Day gathering Monday morning at the county complex. In recognition of our fallen military heroes, the event featured Victoria Vincent performing the national anthem, music by State Rep. Terri Lynn Weaver. Susan Hinton also read a poem written by the late Ben Herman about a World War II veteran.