Members of the Shoemaker-Haydt Post of Lehighton American Legion Korean War Last Man's Club, which was organized on March 21, 1966, hosted their annual banquet Sunday at the Post to honor dead and living Korean War veterans. The guest speaker was state Rep. Doyle Heffley, who is also a member of the Sons of the American Legion. Attending the annual banquet was, first row, from left, Ed Powell, Arlington Everett, Gene Durigan, Bob Berger, club president; John Williams, vice president; Leroy Goldberg, secretary-treasurer; Randolph Rabenold, Donald Blough and Eugene Mermon; second row, from left, Doyle Heffley, guest speaker; Lawrance Andrews, Dawson Brown, Daniel Kurdilla, Paul Koch, Carlos Teets, William Newton, Robert McConnell; third row, from left, Fredrick Schaffer, Post 314 commander; James Wentz, club chaplain; Robert Haas, Robert Kleintop, Dern Sharbuagh, Marvin Smith, Robert Miller, Lamont Ebbert and Jack Hoffman.
Lehighton Legion post hosts Korean War Last Man's Club
Friday, June 17, 2011