Local veterans honored

Photo courtesy of Gloria Poorman

Local veterans of modern conflicts and campaigns were recently honored at Montpelier American Legion Post 109’s annual potluck dinner, held at the Dane Michael Veterans Center. They were honored with red, green, black and white campaign ribbons, as well as white peonies, which symbolize peace. Pictured front, from left: Kathy Pelland, Navy veteran, Gulf War; Stephanie Mills, Army veteran, Iraq War. Back: James Anderson, Army, Cold War era; Mark Brown, Army, Cold War era; and Stacy Pelland, Army, Gulf War.

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