Cove Veterans Wrapped in Quilts of Valor
– Honoring Those Who Served and Those Who Died –
September 16, 2021
On Tuesday, Sept. 7, 10 veterans were awarded with Quilts of Valor. The ceremony took place at Memorial Church of the Brethren in Martinsburg.
Local veterans honored at the Quilt of Valor ceremony were Robert L. Hampton, Sr. Air Force, 1962-90; Richard Brantner, Navy, 1964-70; and Robert Dickson, Army, 1968-70.
Other veterans honored were Dominic DeRubus, Army, served 1964-66; John Divido, Army, 1968-69; Joseph DeRubis, Army, 1960-61; David Dahlin, Air Force, 1954-58; William Radebach, Army, 1951-53; Michael DeGretto, Army, 1967-70; John Bubenko, Navy, 1970-72.
As part of the ceremony, each...