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Three Legionnaires, two wreaths, one purpose

The American Legion, By Andrea C. Dickerson, Jul 14, 2016 –

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American Legion member and Volunteer Director for Soldier’s Wish, Mark Ochsenbein, and his wife Sherrie, lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery. Photo by Greg Kendall

Several Legionnaires participated in two wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery this week.

Legionnaire and Volunteer Director for Soldier’s Wish, Mark Ochsenbein, laid a wreath at the base of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier July 11 on behalf of Soldier’s Wish. American Legion Department of Virginia Commander Dave Stein and Vice Commander Frank Hillyard represented the Legion while placing a similar wreath July 12.

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