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Alpine to Smoot, Memorial Day honors planned by VFW and American Legion

◆ American Legion and VFW to give military tributes.

American Legion Post 46 and VFW Post 4797 will visit cemeteries and provide military honors in Star Valley on Monday, 31.

• American Legion Post 46 – Start in Alpine

The American Legion Post 46 will begin the cemetery visits in Alpine at the Nordic Inn Memorial at 8:15 a.m. on Monday.

Members of the American Legion will then travel to the McCoy Creek Bridge, with an estimated arrival time of 8:30 a.m.

From there, the group will travel to the Amesville Cemetery with an estimated arrival time of 8:55 a.m.

The American Legion will continue on to the Etna Cemetery at approximately 9:20 a.m. and the Freedom Cemetery at 9:50 a.m.

Members will then gather in Thayne at approximately 10:20 a.m.

The last cemetery stop for the American Legion Post will be in the Bedford Cemetery at approximately 10:50 a.m.

The Legion Post will then visit the Alpine Veteran’s Memorial at 11:30 a.m.

• VFW 4797 – Start in Smoot

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 4797 will begin their annual tribute at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, May 27 in the Smoot Cemetery.

The VFW will then travel to Fairview. The estimated arrival time is 9:10 a.m.

Auburn is the next stop with an estimated arrival of 9:40 a.m. The VFW will then gather at the Grover/Auburn Bridge to remember Star Valley soldiers who have been lost at sea. This is expected to begin at 10:05 a.m.

The Grover service will start at approximately 10:20 a.m.

The last stop for the VFW will be the Afton cemetery at 11 a.m.

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