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First United Methodist Church

275 W. Michigan Ave.
Jackson,

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September 2015

WWII: In Their Own Words

September 12 @ 10:00 am

Hosted by the Carnegie Library! Larry Martin returns to bring our nation’s history to the present and foster an appreciation for the hardships endured by our veterans.  This installment of the series, hosted at the First United Methodist Church (275 W. Michigan Avenue), features Dick Fransted. He fought with the 11th Airborne Division in the Philippines around Manila.  While he was not involved in the Raid of Los Banos, which freed about 2,000 civilians from a Japanese camp, he met many…

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October 2015

Larry Martin’s WWII: In Their Own Words

October 3 @ 10:00 am

Hosted by the Carnegie Library! Larry Martin returns to bring our nation’s history to the present and foster an appreciation for the hardships endured by our veterans.  This installment of the series, hosted at the First United Methodist Church (275 W. Michigan Avenue), features Bill Rappleye. He was an Infantryman in the 9th Infantry Division who started fighting in the Hartz mountains in 1945 and was at the meeting with the Russians at the Elba River.  Rappleye will be present at the program to…

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