Freedom Is Not Free - Korean War Veterans Association

Freedom Is Not Free - Korean War Veterans Association

Ken Heisner inspects “Lady Luck’s” trailer hitch

It was Heisner’s idea to unite all service organizations in

Citrus County to serve needy veterans. He and the veterans have

been dedicated to the philosophy of “Veterans Helping Veterans

ever since.

CID 192 Commander Herman (“Hank”) Butler notes that

Heisner has served the Chapter since its inception as Treasurer,

Secretary, and 1st Vice Commander. He is now a Director

Emeritus. Butler commented that, “Ken was 102’s Commander

when we conducted the first organizational meeting for the coalition.

It is an honor for me to have served with him, and he will

always be a lifetime member of CID 192.”

Speaking of Butler, he worked with Heisner to build the

Chapter’s vehicle, “Lady Luck.” A retired Command SgtMaj

from the Florida National Guard donated the frame. The seats are

red velvet church pews made available after a church upgrade.

Heisner did all the painting, while Neville Anderson provided

the flags and decorations.

Herman “Hank” Butler, CID 192,

P. O. Box 248, Crystal River, FL 34423

CID 192 members get together (L-R) Paul Salyer (Director), Hank Butler

(Director), Ken Heisner (Commander), Lou Poulin (Vice Commander), Roy



Chapter members and their spouses participated in a

Memorial Luncheon of the Korean War. During a period prior to

the luncheon members socialized and related their experiences

during the Korean Conflict.

Kenneth Camell, 120 Baylor Drive

Boulder, CO 80305, (303) 494-2013

Hank Butler, CID 192’s 2007 Commander, stands by “Lady Luck”

CID 195 President Ken Giese (C) chats with two new members at Denver



(L-R) CID 195 members Don Simmonds and Ken Camell at Denver

Memorial Luncheon

March – April 2007

The Graybeards

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