National DAR Award Presented

Faye Hartfield was presented the Outstanding State Daughter Award for the USA Commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War from the Department of Defense Vietnam War Commemoration Committee for her volunteer work with veterans in Shenandoah County. She received the award on June 22 at DAR’s Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., during its Continental Congress. She serves as chaplain for the Narrow Passage chapter and chairs its DAR Service to Veterans, Visitation to Veterans and 50th Commemoration of the Vietnam War committees. Attending the ceremony were, from left, Yvonne Schilz, retired colonel and chief, Commemorative Partner Program; State Regent Judith Surber; Dan Hartfield, Faye Hartfield, and Col. Larry M. Brom, assistant director of plans and operations for the USA Vietnam War Commemoration. Courtesy photo