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Benton American Legion honored

  • Members and affiliates of the American Legion Stanley McCollum Post 280 in Benton, from left, Mike Cross, Jim Willis, Maureen Sanders, John Metzger and Freda Broadway receive the official Illinois House Resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Legion from Rep. Dave Severin. Severin made the presentation Monday morning before returning to Springfield.

    Members and affiliates of the American Legion Stanley McCollum Post 280 in Benton, from left, Mike Cross, Jim Willis, Maureen Sanders, John Metzger and Freda Broadway receive the official Illinois House Resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Legion from Rep. Dave Severin. Severin made the presentation Monday morning before returning to Springfield.
    Courtesy of Dave Severin

 
BY HOLLY KEE
Staff Writer
hkee@localsouthernnews.com
updated: 5/1/2019 6:45 PM

Members of the Benton American Legion #280 receive the official Illinois House Resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Legion.