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Harley-Davidson dealership honors veterans

The Naples Harley-Davidson Korean War ride and event on Nov. 7 was a success, bringing the community together in celebration of our Veterans. Special guest speaker retired Gen. Frederick M. Franks, Jr. addressed the crowd recounting his nearly 36 years of active Army experience. As decorated soldier, he was awarded the Silver Star Medal, Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star, Air Medal and Purple Heart.

Naples Harley-Davidson general manager John Taber (left) and retired Gen. Frederick M. Franks, Jr.

Naples Harley-Davidson general manager John Taber (left) and retired Gen. Frederick M. Franks, Jr.

In partnership with the North Collier Fire Veterans-Armed Forces Council, the Veteran event included a multi-stop ride to local fire stations and VFW posts, live music from local artist Shelly Watson, vendors and the annual Freedom Photo gathering.

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