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Monticello Elementary Veterans Day Event 2019

Monticello Elementary Veterans Day Event 2019

Speaker Tim Bertram chatted with DAV Commander Jeff Morgan before the program

Monticello Elementary Leadership Team (l-r) Abbe Hicks, Abigail Heatherly, Rylan Morgan, and Jameson Wallen

Solider Tim Bertram

JROTC Color Guard presenting the flags (l-r) Dylan Powell, Tyler Lovett, Hallie Pyles, and Maggie Dishman

Distinguished Panel

Father Tim Bertram shows his son Tate Bertram an old photo 

Students looking at display table mementos

Commander of Auxiliary for DAV Unit 105, Patsy Sexton shared information about Monticello native MIA PFC Phillip C. Lee who died on January 12, 1945 with fifth grader Heather Vaughn

DAV Member Ronnie Sexton and his wife Patsy showed fifth graders Heather Vaughn and Evan Parmley the POW-MIA table in remembrance of those who were captured or missing. They shared historical clippings regarding local veterans missing in action with them at the special table set in their honor.

Vietnam Veteran Ronnie Sexton shakes hands with students after the program

Monticello Leadership Team Student Abby Hicks spoke at the assembly

Monticello Leadership Team Members Rylan Morgan and Abigail Heatherly 

Jameson Wallen offered an American Hero Reading

Students put their hand over their hearts during the Pledge of Allegiance 

Speaker Tim Bertram shared his military profession

Waynetonian Choir sang patriotic songs

Students were inspired by what the speakers had to say

DAV Commander Jeff Morgan remembered POW's

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