|Medal of Honor Caravan - Elgin, Illinois|
Date(s): July 24, 2022. Album by Illinois American Legion Family. Photos by Josefina Frances. 1 - 24 of 50 Total. 474 Visits.
|On Sunday, July 24, 2022, the “Illinois Medal of Honor Highway 20 Caravan” traveled the route of Highway 20, from East Dubuque, IL to LaGrange, Il.|
The American Legion Department of Illinois Commanders and Adjutant, along with the American Legion Riders Department Of Illinois, carried the “Medal of Honor Flag” along the caravan route.
The flag, given to them by the American Legion of Iowa, had already traveled from Oregon to Iowa.
On their way to LaGrange, The “Illinois Medal of Honor Highway 20 Caravan” stopped at the Elgin State of Illinois building and conducted a ceremony.
In attendance were, Department Commander Fischer; Commander Payton; Commander Busse; Dept. Adjutant Conatser; SAL Squadron Sr. Vice Vozar; and Dept. Legion Riders Chairman Lampert.