Elbert named Legionnaire of the Year

Saturday, April 3, 2021
Ray Elbert, right, was recently named 2021 Legionnaire of the Year by Bob Painter, commander of the Monett American Legion Post #91. The award was presented to Elbert for his outstanding service to the American Legion and the community. Elbert currently serves as adjutant. In addition, the following members have achieved their 50-year milestone: Bernard Boes, Leroy Cole, James Keltner and J. Edward Sweeney. Achieving his 75-year milestone is Evert Fritz. Meetings are at 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month. All veterans are invited. Contributed photo

Ray Elbert, right, was recently named 2021 Legionnaire of the Year by Bob Painter, commander of the Monett American Legion Post #91.