JULY 4th WINDHAM, NY PARADE
SPONSORED BY WINDHAM HOSE CO. #1
To start off the festivities Post 1545
Honored Korean Veteran John Goettsche for 60 continuous
John is a past Commander and Trustee.
L-RWWII Veteran Tom Bristol, Korean Veteran Ed Hitchcock, Korean Veteran Ken Smith, WWII Veteran Louise McRoberts, Korean Veteran and Honoree John Goettsche,Vietnam Veteran Marc Farmilette. Vietnam Veteran Chris Mattiace
Bottom row L-R Vietnam Veteran Dana Hommel and Vietnam Veteran Robert Stefanko
Bob Stefanko getting decorations on truck.
Putting "The Liberty Bell" float together. Liberty Bell float all together with
proud builder Trustee Billy McGregor.
Job Well Done Billy!
Our own WWII Veteran Tom Bristol US Army Air Force
B-25 Mitchell Bomber tail gunner awarded
the Distinguished Flying Cross,
Purple Heart, Air Medal and Bronze Star;
meeting the WWII re-en actors from Greene County, NY.
Vietnam Veterans of VFW Post 1545 L-R
Joe Gallagher, Bob Stefanko, Tim Broder,Chris Mattiace
Marc Farmilette and Dana Hommel sitting on
Traveling Wall replica float.
Greene County, NY Sheriff Greg Sealy on his
WWII era motorcycle. Thanks for the re en actors!
Great addition to the VFW contingent.
We are ready to roll.
The town turned out in full force and once again
we were awarded 1st Place.