Korean War veteran Norbert Carter

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Norbert Carter, 86, of West Bend is one of the Korean War veterans on a tour this week in South Korea. The Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs is hosting a Revisit Korea Program where they express appreciation and respect for Korean War veterans who sacrificed themselves to defend

Local Korean War Veteran Nick Habersetzer has died

November 15, 2019 – West Bend, WI – It’s with a heavy heart to report the passing of Korean War veteran Nick Habersetzer. According to his family Nick passed at 10:20 p.m. at the VA Hospital in Milwaukee on Thursday, November 14. Nick was a well-respected veteran and a

Happy 71st wedding anniversary to Norbert and Lucy Carter

September 3, 2019 – West Bend, WI – A belated happy anniversary wish to Norbert and Lucy Carter. The couple recently celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary. Norbert and Lucy met at the Newburg Picnic. They have 8 kids; four boys and four girls and 16 grandchildren. A brief story

VIDEO | Korean War vets from West Bend talk about their service

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May 25, 2019 – West Bend, WI – Korean War veterans Norbert Carter, Nick Habersetzer and Gene Watry talk about their military service. A bit of background on the Korean War vets was requested during a promotion of their brat fry at the red shed on Highway 33 and

Korean War vets brat fry underway in West Bend

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April 26, 2019 – West Bend, WI – Now that Meat is back on the menu for Friday stop in at the little red shed on Highway 33 and 15th Avenue and buy a brat or a burger and support Korean War Veterans. Norbie Carter and Gene Watry are

Korean War Veterans from Washington Co. travel to Annual Memorial Ceremony | By Ron Naab

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June 5, 2018 – Washington Co., WI –  Five Korean War Veterans from Washington County traveled on Sunday, June 3 to Plover, WI for the annual ceremony at the Wisconsin Korean War Memorial. Local veterans in attendance included Norbie Carter, Wally Kohler, Nick Habesetzer, Carl Becker, and Merlin Stockhausen.

Korean War Veterans from Washington Co. attend memorial service in Plover | By Ron Naab

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June 5, 2017 – Washington Co., WI – A number of veterans from Washington County attended the Wisconsin Korean Veteran Memorial Service this weekend in Plover. According to the Memorial website, “Nestled on an island in Lake Pacawa, the Memorial pays tribute to those Wisconsinites that fought, died or

Local Korean War vets recall visit from Marilyn Monroe

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Following up with a couple straggling posts about the Korean War veterans from Washington County and their return visit to South Korea. The experience at the Wall of Remembrance was followed by a tour of the War Memorial of Korea. Former soldiers Nick Habersetzer and Norbert Carter found copies

Korean War veterans receive warm welcome home

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  Korean War veterans from Washington County received a warm welcome home Sunday afternoon as they returned from a five-day tour to South Korea. Many of the vets had not been back to South Korea since serving their country in the 1950. “The trip was just great, just great,”

Korean War vets from Wash. Co. receive Peace Medal

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                Korean War veterans from Washington County were presented with Ambassador for Peace medals during a special banquet in Seoul, South Korea. The ceremony was held at the Grand Ambassador Hotel. Medals were presented to Nick Habersetzer, Norbert Carter, Francis ‘Jerry’ Wanty,

VIDEO: Korean War vets remember South Korea

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Korean War veterans from Washington County, Nick Habersetzer and Norbert Carter, have returned to South Korea as part of a program to honor Korean War heroes. They were interviewed outside the DMZ, also known as the Korean Demilitarized Zone. The vets were asked how South Korea has changed since

Behind the scenes on the veterans tour to South Korea

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  I feel honored that Korean War vets from the Washington County area have asked me to come along and document their return to South Korea. Most served in the 1950s, when they were in their late teens and just out of high school.  While I’m trying to do

VIDEO: A heroes welcome in South Korea

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  Four Korean War veterans from Washington County arrived in Seoul, South Korea today, Tuesday afternoon, as part of a program hosted by the Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs. Revisit Korea expresses Korea’s appreciation and respect for Korean War veterans who sacrificed themselves to defend Korea’s democracy and

Obituary | Edward W. Philippi, 90, of West Bend

March 31, 2020 – West Bend, WI – Edward W. Philippi, 90, of West Bend Wisconsin passed away peacefully on March 29, 2020. He was born in West Bend on February 28,1930 to the late Alban and Susan, nee Laufer Philippi. He will be deeply missed by his loving

Recognition for Brat Shed in West Bend | By James Maersch

December 7, 2019 – West Bend, WI – Korean War veterans Association Commander Norbert Carter and member Jim Maersch accept a thank you for building the “Brat shed.”

West Bend Memorial Day activities | By James Maersch

May 21, 2019 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend Memorial Day parade and program will be Monday, May 27, 2019. The parade will step off promptly at 9:30 a.m. from Main and Oak Streets and head north to Hickory Street, west on Hickory to Sixth Avenue ending

West Bend Memorial Day activities | By James Maersch

May 17, 2019 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend Memorial Day parade and program will be Monday, May 27, 2019. The parade will step off promptly at 9:30 a.m. from Main and Oak Streets and head north to Hickory Street, west on Hickory to Sixth Avenue ending

Obituary | Keri A. Ihlenfeld, 39

May 1, 2019 – Washington Co., WI – Keri A. Ihlenfeld, 39, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was born on February 26, 1980 in Korea. Keri arrived to join Richard and Linda (nee Sitter) Ihlenfeld’s family in January 1981. She was

West Bend Memorial Day activities | By James Maersch

May 1, 2019 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend Memorial Day parade and program will be Monday, May 27, 2019. The parade will step off promptly at 9:30 a.m. from Main and Oak Streets and head north to Hickory Street, west on Hickory to Sixth Avenue ending

Obit: Thomas “Tom” Henry Knorr, 74, of the Town of Auburn

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June 10, 2018 – Town of Auburn, WI – Thomas “Tom” Henry Knorr, 74, of the Town of Auburn went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, June 9, 2018 with his wife and family members by his side. Tom died after a courageous seven-year

VIDEO | Rebroadcast of 2018 West Bend Memorial Day Ceremony

http://   May 29, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Rebroadcast of Monday’s Memorial Day Ceremony at the Old Courthouse Square in West Bend. Allan Kieckhafer was master of ceremonies. Mike Kugler presented “A Tribute to the Flag.” Korean War Veteran Norbert Carter led the Pledge of Allegiance. River

Obit: Doris E. Tock (nee Zautcke), 87, of West Bend.

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  Feb. 21, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Doris E. Tock (nee Zautcke), age 87, died on Monday, February 20, 2017 at the Samaritan Health Center in West Bend, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  She was born on October 3, 1929 in Fredonia, Wisconsin to Milton and

Around the Bend: Updates & tidbits by Judy Steffes

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Korean War vets from Wash. Co. receive Ambassador for Peace honors Korean War veterans from Washington County were presented with Ambassador for Peace medals during a special banquet in Seoul, South Korea. The ceremony was held at the Grand Ambassador Hotel. Medals were presented to Nick Habersetzer, Norbert Carter,

Thanks for the lift, Gordie Boucher

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Four Korean War veterans from Washington County are embarking on a week-long tour to South Korea.  The group is being hosted by the Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs. The Revisit Korea Program expresses Korea’s appreciation and respect for Korean War veterans who sacrificed themselves to defend Korea’s democracy
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