On Saturday, October 6, 2018, VFW Post 112 of Wichita will remember Medal of Honor recipient Lieutenant Erwin Bleckley. The Wichita native lost his life on that day 100 years earlier, attempting to drop supplies to “The Lost Battalion.” The remembrance will be held at the VA Auditorium at the Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center in Wichita.
For more information, see the VFW Post webpage: http://www.vfw112.org/Bleckley_Day.php
Information about Bleckley was previously posted here: https://www.kansasww1.org/medal-of-honor-erwin-r-bleckley/
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