Appeared in the Feb. 13, 1969 edition of the Chester County Independent – “Sgt. Eugene Dyer who is serving with the U.S. Army 9th Infantry Division in Viet Nam, has been awarded the Purple Heart twice for wounds received in combat. He has also been awarded the U.S. Commendation medal for outstanding bravery and the 9th Infantry Combat Badge. Sgt. Dyer is the son of the Rev. Edwin Dyer of Mifflin. He is a 1966 graduate of Chester County High School.”
The Mifflin Baptist Church, Mifflin Community, Chester County and American would like to express our highest appreciation for your service far above the call of duty! And the girls, boys, and women who did the hard work at home in the fields and factories while the men were away. Happy Veterans Day!