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Press photos by Donna GewertzAlex Wartzenluft and his father, Chris, of Northampton, show their patriotism and support of veterans during a Veterans Day service held Nov. 11 at Egypt Memorial Park. Services were held in various locations across the township. Press photos by Donna GewertzAlex Wartzenluft and his father, Chris, of Northampton, show their patriotism and support of veterans during a Veterans Day service held Nov. 11 at Egypt Memorial Park. Services were held in various locations across the township.
Honor guards from Egypt Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7293, Fullerton American Legion Post 367, Hokendauqua American Legion Post 739 and the Whitehall Township Police Department participate in the ceremony Nov. 11 at the township municipal building veterans memorial. Honor guards from Egypt Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7293, Fullerton American Legion Post 367, Hokendauqua American Legion Post 739 and the Whitehall Township Police Department participate in the ceremony Nov. 11 at the township municipal building veterans memorial.
Craig White, bugler for the Egypt VFW, plays taps at the ceremony held at the World War I Doughboy Memorial on South Church Street, Egypt. Craig White, bugler for the Egypt VFW, plays taps at the ceremony held at the World War I Doughboy Memorial on South Church Street, Egypt.
Hokendauqua and Fullerton American Legion honor guard rifle squads fire a salute in honor of deceased veterans during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11 at the Whitehall Township Municipal Building veterans memorial. Bob Sedlock Jr., from the Allentown Post, is the bugler. Services were held in various locations in the township. Hokendauqua and Fullerton American Legion honor guard rifle squads fire a salute in honor of deceased veterans during a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11 at the Whitehall Township Municipal Building veterans memorial. Bob Sedlock Jr., from the Allentown Post, is the bugler. Services were held in various locations in the township.
Whitehall Township Mayor Michael Harakal Jr. presents a commendation to Mike Miller of Hokendauqua American Legion Post 739, while Commander John Treiber of Fullerton American Legion Post 367 looks on. Whitehall Township Mayor Michael Harakal Jr. presents a commendation to Mike Miller of Hokendauqua American Legion Post 739, while Commander John Treiber of Fullerton American Legion Post 367 looks on.
Egypt VFW Post 7293 is represented by Gorniak, Fenstermaker, Nathan Smith and Barry Shaub. Egypt VFW Post 7293 is represented by Gorniak, Fenstermaker, Nathan Smith and Barry Shaub.
Egypt VFW chaplain Jim Gorniak and commander Brent Fenstermaker salute the flags at the Cementon World War II veterans memorial. Egypt VFW chaplain Jim Gorniak and commander Brent Fenstermaker salute the flags at the Cementon World War II veterans memorial.
Egypt VFW Post 7293 honor guard rifle squad members Al Heintzelman, Gary Weaver, Bill Knerr and Phil Ginder stand at attention. Egypt VFW Post 7293 honor guard rifle squad members Al Heintzelman, Gary Weaver, Bill Knerr and Phil Ginder stand at attention.

Honoring our veterans

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 by The Press in Local News