Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Eagle Butte

Dewey County receives Purple Heart signage

During their May meeting, the Dewey County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution to become a Purple Heart County in honor of Purple Heart recipients and their families. On Tuesday, June 4, signs were presented to the Board from Military Order of the Purple Heart for South Dakota and North Dakota Commander Ken Teunissen, National Commander of the National American Indian Veterans Association Don Loudner (Crow Creek Sioux), and Veteran Service Officer Robert Dunsmore. Facebook photo