Blue Ridge Quilts Of Valor Presents Quilts To Local Veterans
Last updated 4/1/2021 at 9:25am
On March 26, three handmade patriotic quilts were presented to U.S. Air Force veterans Charles Gosnell, Alex Richey, and Jim Schenfield in the Transylvania County Board of Elections meeting room.
Charles Gosnell served in the U.S. Air Force from 1958-1978, most of it during the Vietnam era. His duty stations beginning in 1959 included Japan, Shaw AFB in South Carolina, the island of Majorca off the coast of Spain, Duluth, Minn., The Republic of Vietnam near DaNang, 1968-69, Gunter AFB in Alabama, Tyndall AFB in Florida, Aurora, Col., S. Korea in 1973-74, Luke AFB in Arizona and back to Tyn...