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News Community Vietnam vets holds 24th reunion in Franklin

Pictured (L-R) are the veterans and their spouses, (front row) Kate Anderson, Diane Culbertson, Linda Williams, Patsy Eller, Joanne Roth, Monica Williams, Jodie Boucher, Gina Callahan and Patti McClure; (back row) Bill Anderson, Dick Culbertson, Billy Joe Williams, Dave Xanten, Fred Hodges, Danny Joe Williams, Jerry Boucher, Bill Callahan and Sam McClure.B Troop, 3rd Squadron, 4th Calvary, 25th Infantry Division Vietnam Veterans held its 24th Reunion in Franklin last month.

These veterans served together in Cu Chi, Vietnam in 1967-1968, and they try to get together in one of the veterans' home town or close by each year.

Sam and Patti McClure hosted this event this year for the third time.

While visiting in Macon County, the group visited many local sights such as Dry Falls, Wayah Bald, Rose Creek Ruby Mine, Bill Fuchs’ Taxidermy and spent the last day in Macon County enjoying a picnic at Cliffside Lake.

The 25th Reunion will be held in Hot Springs, Ark., in September 2014.


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