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Our Fallen on Memorial Day: Parade and Ceremony 2022

Our Fallen on Memorial Day: Parade and Ceremony 2022

Join Transylvania County Citizens to Honor Our Fallen on Memorial Day: Parade and Ceremony Monday, May 30Parade at 9:00 AMCeremony at 10:00 AM The American Legion is sponsoring a parade to honor our fallen heroes and Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30. Hosted by...

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Navy Invites Museum to Ship Commissioning

Navy Invites Museum to Ship Commissioning

Board member Colonel Larry Chapman, USMC Ret. and Curator Emmett Casciato set up a booth for the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas at the commissioning ceremony of the USS Frank E. Petersen, Jr. (DDG 121) on May 14th, in Charleston, SC. Photo by Michel...

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Veterans Museum Reopens with World War II Jeep Exhibit

Veterans Museum Reopens with World War II Jeep Exhibit

 BREVARD, N.C. – The Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas is open for the 2022 season, and new this year is an exhibit featuring a World War II Willys Jeep.The exhibit places the restored 1943 Jeep in front of an Army Post Office (APO) somewhere in the European...

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Guitar Raffle Benefits Toni Lee Casciato Memorial Fund

Guitar Raffle Benefits Toni Lee Casciato Memorial Fund

Woodworking’s in my blood.Ken Casciato, who donated his hand-crafted electric guitar for a raffle fund-raiser for the Veterans History Museum. Ken Casciato is a lifelong master woodworker of McKees Rock, Pennsylvania. His is retired from his position as a school...

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