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Tomes Speaks at Evansville Vet Center Celebration

TOMES SPEAKS AT EVANSVILLE VET CENTER CELEBRATION: State Sen. Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville, second from left) joins local veterans at the Evansville Vet Center as the center celebrates 50 years of providing veterans with healthcare services. Tomes spoke at the event on how proud he was of those who have served our county, the importance of military service and ensuring veterans receive quality care once they return home.

“As we approach Memorial Day, it is important to recognize the men and women who sacrificed so much for our freedoms,” Tomes said. “It was a pleasure to celebrate this great milestone with my fellow veterans and the staff of the Evansville Vet Center.”

Tomes is a Vietnam Veteran of the 101st Airborne who served from 1969-1970.

Pictured from left: John Mills, Tomes, Barbara Kortz, Bob Reutter and Don Counts.

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