Important Tea Time

Important Tea Time

Twenty-eight veterans participated in this year’s annual Veterans Day Tea at Lylburn Downing Middle School Monday, with the school’s sixth-graders getting an opportunity to talk with them about their service. AT LEFT, Steve Sawicki of Collierstown talks about some of the equipment used during his days in the U.S. Navy in the 1950s. ABOVE, John Thomas, a Navy Sea-bees veteran, tears up as he looks at a torn, hand-written list of names of those he served with who died in action during the Vietnam War, as LDMS sixth-grader Edwin Cruz-Ortega looks on. (Claudia Schwab photos)

Important Tea Time
Important Tea Time

AT LEFT, Korean War Army veteran Earl McLaughlin points out on a map of Korea where he served to LDMS sixth- grader Chloe Potter: ABOVE, Art Kuehne, a Navy flight officer during the Cold War, talks about some of the naval transport equipment used during that time to Zach LaRiviere and Noe Watts. (Claudia Schwab photos)

Important Tea Time

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