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Veterans celebrated at Du Quoin State Fair

Several veterans from southern Illinois were honored and sat on stage during the concert. Several veterans from southern Illinois were honored and sat on stage during the concert.
DU QUOIN, IL (KFVS) -

American veterans were celebrated at the Du Quoin State Fair on Sunday.

Veterans attending the fair Sunday were given American flag pins to wear and be recognized from the Du Quoin State Fair.

More than 50 veterans with the Wounded Warrior Project were given free tickets to see country music singer Trace Adkins.

Several veterans from southern Illinois were honored and sat on stage during the concert.

The Du Quoin State Fair ends September 7.

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