June 21, 2017 – West Bend, WI – During this week’s West Bend Common Council meeting Mike Eggleston, State Commander of The Department of Wisconsin VFW, presented the council with a commendation for the city of West Bend’s active part in the 2017 Wisconsin Loyalty Day celebration.
Pictured left to right: City Administrator Jay Shambeau, VFW Post 1393 Commander John Kleinmaus, Dist. 2 alderman Steve Hutchins and State Commander Mike Eggleston.
On Saturday, April 29 the city of West Bend hosted a huge parade with dignitaries from across the state.Loyalty Day is observed nationally. All VFW Posts were invited to take part, but so were all veterans organizations, bands, marching units and others from across Wisconsin.
Photo courtesy Victoria Lewis