Long Ago Avon/Avon Lake: First Ladies Auxiliary installation at VFW Post 7035
1967 photo taken in Avon by Avon Lake historian John Robertson.
The photo is titled, “Ladies Auxiliary of the Avon Lake Veterans of Foreign Wars, Avon Lake, Ohio 1967.”
The photo captures the first Ladies Auxiliary installation held at the VFW Post 7035 in Avon. It is currently in the respository of the Avon Lake Public Library. (Copyright information.)
John was a World War II vet who parachuted into France during the Normandy invasion, earning a Purple Heart.
He served as president of the Avon Lake Historical and was a member of the Avon Lake VFW Post 8796 and North Ridgeville VFW Post 9871.