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Friday, July 26, 2013
Bruce Reichelderfer, a Moneta resident, gave a presentation on airships, including blimps and dirigibles, at the April 23 meeting of Bedford’s American Legion Post 54.
Reichelderfer, whose father was the executive officer at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in New Jersey, witnessed as a young boy the disaster that struck the Hindenburg dirigible on May 6, 1937.
For more information about Post 54, which meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Elks National Home, contact post commander Nick Soukhanov at 875-9014.
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