On Oct. 4, Larry Bauer was presented a Quilt of Valor, that was pieced and bound by Carol Bauer and quilted by Linda Schneider.
The quilt was presented by members of the Panhandle Blocks Quilts of Valor group, as well as the Alliance Legion Post #7 and the American Legion Riders Panhandle Chapter 43.
Bauer enlisted in the United States Army Jan. 16, 1967 and was honorably discharged on Aug. 22, 1969. During his service, Bauer received the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Army Commendation Medal and the Air Medal. Bauer served as a single engine airplane repairman.