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MV's post office renamed for fallen soldier?

Original post made on Apr 19, 2012

A Mountain View post office could be renamed in memory of U.S. Army Lt. Ken Ballard, who was killed while serving in Iraq in 2004, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo's office reported.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 20, 2012, 12:00 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by honored, a resident of Blossom Valley
on Apr 19, 2012 at 2:56 pm

I agree we should. I went to high school with Ken, and i know it would mean a lot to him as well as his friends and family... !!


Posted by Elizabeth Slaughter, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Apr 19, 2012 at 8:05 pm

I think this is a lovely idea in memory of a true hero!


Posted by John, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Apr 20, 2012 at 6:57 pm

The least we can do. Great idea.


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