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Holiday for most, day to remember for Ellsworth Legionnaires

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That the Ellsworth American Legion Post was named after the first local veteran in World War I and the first in World War II to die is fitting.


Whether it's Kinne, for whom the Post was originally called, or Englehart, whose name was added later, or the many who've made the ultimate sacrifice since, Legionnaires here never lose sight of them.

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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