Memorial Day Service at Prairiedale Cemetery honoring WWI veterans
The fifty people who attended the Memorial Day services on Monday, May 26, at the Prairiedale Cemetery enjoyed a tribute by the Chapman American Legion Post # 240 and the Fort Riley Honor Guard. The presence of both groups added a special significance to the event hosted by the Talmage Historical Society to honor Civil(…)
The Talmage Historical Society will host a Memorial Day tribute at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 26, at Prairiedale Cemetery to honor Talmage area Civil War Veterans. Twenty-two Civil War Veterans are buried in the cemetery, located one mile north and ¼ mile west of Talmage. The list includes Benjamin Blue, Watson Cleveland, A.B. Crary,(…)
World War II touched many lives in Talmage and surrounding communities, and six veterans of that war and others unable to attend were honored Sunday, May 27, 2012, at the Talmage Historical Society museum. “We had a great group of close to 80 people who came to help us honor our veterans,” said Talmage Historical(…)
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May 27, 2012, An open house for Talmage area World War II veterans was held, with the following veterans in attendance. From Left: C. Wayne Banks, US Navy; Curtis D. Fulton, Naval Air Corp; Marvin Ledy, US Army; Director Verl Coup, Lynn D. Meehan, US Army; Joyce W. Romberger, US Army; and Ralph Snyder, US(…)