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Interviews with Veterans

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Interviews with Veterans

Monroetta Gutterridge
Bismarck Civil Engineer

May 03, 2012

This is a wonderful way to preserve the experiences of the veterans. The veteran in pic 19/19 is Monroe Melzer. He was awarded the Bronze Star in Korea, and is the maternal grandfather of Kyle and Clayton Gutterridge of Bismarck.

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