BEATRICE – Gage County Wednesday honored another of the county’s war veterans as part of an ongoing recognition program.
Ervin Meints served in the U.S. Army and is a Korean War Veteran. He was in the service from May of 1952 to May of 1954…initially heading to Japan after basic training.
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Meints and his wife were honored before the Gage County Board.
Ervin Meints was a Corporal in the U.S. Army and earned four medals for service, with Company A, the 19th Infantry Regiment.
For several months now, Gage County has recognized area war veterans for their service and dedication to their country.