For as a wise present is the seed of a fruitful future....
A great past is the seed of a hopeful future...
First Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2503 Memorial Service honoring Edward M. Erickson held at Mt. Hope Cemetery in 1935.
Bill Robinson - First Commander VFW Post 2503
30th Anniversary - Post 2503 in 1962
American Legion Post 112 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2503 erected this monument in 1966 at Mt Hope cemetery. Both Posts hold an annual ceremony, on Memorial Day, honoring deceased veterans.
Members of American Legion Post 112 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2503 place flags and crosses near headstones of deceased military at Mt. Hope Cemetery in preparation of Memorial Day Services 2010.
The pictures below were graciously provided by Vivian Parrish and were scanned to digital format by Rob McDonald. Our thanks to both of them for expending the time to provide this insight into Post 2503 history. If you would like to make comment or assist in identifying people in the Pictures or the events represented, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We shall be working with Vivian to gather more information. Your assistance is appreciated.