Veterans’ observance

Lynden Post 9301 of Veterans of Foreign Wars marked Veterans Day with two gatherings Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the post hall on Hannegan Road. At the 11 a.m. service, Whatcom County Sheriff’s deputy Jason Karb, left, was the main speaker; he is also a Marine Corps veteran. Center, Walt DeKraai, 98, a World War II Seabees veteran, received a Lifetime Achievement award from the post. Right, Lonnie Rose, commander, conducted the service. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)