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Veteran Of The Month

Robert ‘Bob’ W. Fisbeck was named Jefferson County Veteran of the Month at a meeting of the county commissioners on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. In addition, Fisbeck was also presented with a handmade wreath by Marley Rosener of Fairbury.

In May of 1960, Fisbeck volunteered to serve in the United States Navy. He graduated from recruit training on December 11, 1960, at the Naval Training Center in San Diego, CA. After nine weeks of training, recruits were part of a full-dress parade and review before military officials and civil dignitaries and presented as Navy Blue Jacket Personnel ready for duty with the United States Navy. During his nav...


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