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Friday, Aug. 29, 2014
(Left to right) Lisa Peterson (Fort Des Moines Museum), Colonel Wiley from the 103rd ESC, Betty Nielsen founder of Freedom Quilts, Tina Achebe from Fort Des Moines Museum, and Dennis Nielsen (founder of Freedom Quilts) Colonel Wiley said that Freedom Quilts project is truly a very patriotic project and that he would be honored to come and speak on April 6 to honor fallen heroes' families. Lisa and Tina both said they will also be coming. The quilt in the background will be the 2013 raffle quilt.