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If you are planning to attend the 2016 Wreaths Across America ceremony this year…here are the details. The WAA Ceremony at the Prescott National Cemetery will be on 17 December 2016. The Ceremony will begin precisely at 10am and will happen regardless of what weather we are dealt. It has always been my opinion that.. read more →
Our retired Chaplain, Rev. Canon Walt Crites, will soon be the recipient of a Service Dog for the Deaf. As you know, Chaplain Crites retired after he totally lost his hearing, making it very difficult for him to attend meetings and attend to comrades in need. Service Dogs are specifically trained for varied tasks. They.. read more →
Tom Rutherford was inducted into the Veterans of Foreign Wars at “Bucky O’Neill” VFW Post 541 Prescott, AZ on 1 Sep 2016. Tom served in both Vietnam and Grenada. Tom is now a Gold Legacy Life Member of the VFW! Tom is the first Legacy Member in the 95 year history of Post 541. Welcome.. read more →
A man that desired to accomplish a great many things and actually did is a credit to society. William Owen “Buckey” O’Neill was that kind of man. His life began February 2, 1860, not in the Arizona Territory but much further east. Three places can lay claim to this great man: St. Louis, Missouri, Washington,.. read more →