MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 10, 2013

Dedication in honor of Seals set Saturday


— The installation of officers and dedication of the Joshua M. Seals Memorial American Legion Post #403 will be held at First Community Church, post commander Lanny Cartwright said.

The dedication is set for 3 p.m. Saturday and is open to the public. The church is on the corner of Oktaha and Cemetery Roads.

Seals, a 2008 Porter High School graduate, died Aug. 16, 2011, from noncombat-related injuries while serving in Paktika province, Afghanistan. His body was flown to the Tulsa Air National Guard Base nine days later and buried Aug. 27, 2011, in Porter.