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In Wisconsin memory
Remembering Fallen
On Sunday, the gallery hosted an opening ceremony with guest speaker Penny Splinter, wife of Maj. Christopher Splinter, who lost his life serving his country in Iraq on Christmas Eve 2003. A number of Plattevilles Veterans Honor Roll Committee attended the opening ceremony. Pictured are (front, from left) UWP Veterans Club President Aaron Bracco, Gary Tuescher, John Dutcher, Craig Reber, (back) Kathy Kopp, Dick Bonin, Mike Myers, Gen Hale, Bob Johns, Penny Splinter and Bob Hale.

The UW–Platteville Veterans Club is hosting the photo exhibit of “Remembering Our Fallen” at the Nohr Gallery in the Ullsvik Center through Monday. “Remembering Our Fallen” is a display of the 130 Wisconsinites killed during the Afghanistan and Iraq military operations. Penny Splinter, the widow of Army Maj. Christopher Splinter, a Platteville native who was killed in action in Iraq in 2003, was the guest speaker at the opening Sunday. The exhibit is on display through Monday. The display is free and open to the public. The Nohr Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.