In honor of National Day for Recognition of Veterans of the Vietnam War, VFW Post 2591 in Sedalia is hosting a special program Saturday afternoon.  Click to hear KMZU’s Sarah Scott talk with Adjutant and former Commander Gary Gill:

Gary Gill

“We hope to have a good turnout,” Gill said.  “We’re going to individually recognize veterans and we will give them a token of our appreciation by way of an American flag.  We’re hoping it will be a meaningful day for people.”

The event starts with a chili lunch at noon, followed by the program at 2 p.m.  Sedalia Democrat writer Latisha Koetting will be the guest speaker.

Attendees are being asked to bring items to donate to the Missouri Veterans Home in Warrensburg.

The Sedalia VFW post is located at 121 S. Ohio Avenue.