Veterans Day ceremony held in Englewood


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Boy Scout Troop 246 presented the colors at the Veterans Day ceremony on Saturday at American Legion Post 707 in Englewood.


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Mike Blackwell, 1st vice commander (left) and Montgomery County Commander Reck Carpenter at the podium.


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Members of American Legion Post 707 firing squad execute the 21-gun salute.


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ENGLEWOOD — On Saturday, November 7, American Legion Post 707 in Englewood held the annual Veterans Day ceremony on the front lawn of the Post on W. National Road.

The ceremony included Boy Scout Troop 246, Color/Honor Guard members of the Post, several officers of the Post. Mike Blackwell, 1st vice commander was the master of ceremonies, followed by Chaplin, Bob Weiler.

Special guest was Reck Carpenter, Montgomery County commander. Other speakers included Krista Carpenter, Ladies Auxiliary representative, Chris Emmons, executive officer and Phil Rivkin, past adjutant.

Boy Scout Troop 246 presented the colors at the Veterans Day ceremony on Saturday at American Legion Post 707 in Englewood.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2015/11/web1_BoyScoutTroup246.jpgBoy Scout Troop 246 presented the colors at the Veterans Day ceremony on Saturday at American Legion Post 707 in Englewood. Photos submitted

Mike Blackwell, 1st vice commander (left) and Montgomery County Commander Reck Carpenter at the podium.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2015/11/web1_BlackwellCarpenter.jpgMike Blackwell, 1st vice commander (left) and Montgomery County Commander Reck Carpenter at the podium. Photos submitted

Members of American Legion Post 707 firing squad execute the 21-gun salute.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2015/11/web1_Legion_FiringSquad.jpgMembers of American Legion Post 707 firing squad execute the 21-gun salute. Photos submitted

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American Legion Post 707 is located at 200 W. National Rd., Englewood.

American Legion Post 707 is located at 200 W. National Rd., Englewood.

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