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August 31st, 2010 marked the official end to US Combat Operations in Iraq.  The Veterans of Foreign Wars will ensure the patriotism and sacrifices of this generation that included US Army Specialist Larry E. Polley, Jr. of Center, Texas who was killed in action are never forgotten by the American people.  

To commemorate the service and sacrifice of those who served in the Iraq War, Shelby County Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8904 and the Auxiliary will hold a remembrance program at the Veterans Memorial on Monday, August 31, 10:00 a.m. that will include the playing of Taps in honor of those who died in the service of their country during this time and those who served and have since passed.  

The public is invited.  Masks and social distancing required.  Call post QM Larry Hume, 936-332-0349 for more information.


Larry E. Hume

Quartermaster, VFW Post 8904

Center, Texas

Gold Legacy Life Member

East Texas Press

PO Box 2594
Lindale, TX 75771
Office: (936) 254-5050

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