The first picture is the Honor Guard from Post 479 and Mr Sloan .
In the middle picture is Detachment Southern Vice Commander Jeffrey Coulter, Mr Sloan and Regional Director from Senator Mike Braun’s office Jan-Schuler Hicks.
In the last picture is Detachment Southern Vice Commander Jeffrey Coulter, Mr Sloan and Seventh District Vice Commander Dale McDonald .
Sloan was given his Vietnam service medal accompanied by a four bronze star cluster . Mr . Sloan was stationed on the USS Brooke FFG-1 , which was a guided Missile Frigate. She was the lead ship for her class from 1962-1988 . This ship was disposed of on March 28th of 1994 by the Navy transfer to the Maritime Administration . It was quite an honor for Southern Vice Commander Jeffrey Coulter to be able to participate and represent our great Detachment in this momentous event
SAL Installation October 8, 1939 Hammond Times-Gordon Minas (WWII Veteran) as a charter member, Squadron 20.
1st Place: Bob Onadas (1st District)
2nd Place: Janet Border (5th District)
3rd Place: Dave Hanson (10th District)