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Remembrance for Major Robert Baldwin is Thursday in Eliza

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

A Remembrance for Major Robert Baldwin will be held at the Eliza Community Center from 3-7 p.m. on Thursday, September 30. The address for this event is 557 155th Ave. New Boston, Illinois 61272.

Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Major Robert Baldwin was killed in action in Afghanistan recently.  

Gary Baldwin, father of Major Baldwin, advised that Rob has been posthumously advanced to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel by the Army.

The Eliza Ladies Aid will be providing sandwiches, salads and deserts.