Legion monument honors all servicemen from region
A monument put in place at the Somerset American Legion Post 111 last week was created to honor servicemen from all branches of the military.
The idea for the monument came from Somerset Legion member Lee Meyer. There are plans in motion to hold a dedication ceremony for the momument on Memorial Day, 2009.
The limestone monument was created by Gary Stelter of Rivard Stone in rural Somerset. The stone for the monument came from the Rivard Stone quarry.