October 31, 2014

Medina
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PHOTOS: Medina VFW presents $12K to family of injured vet

Medina’s VFW Post 5137 presents a check for $12,000 to the parents of Nick Vogt, a 2010 West Point graduate who lost both his legs last year to an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan while serving with the 25th Infantry Division. From left are Post Senior Vice President Jack Coyne; Quartermaster Chuck Heller; past Commander Jack Forster; parents Sheila and Steve Vogt, of Crestline, Ohio; and Post Commander Scott Kopfstein. (GAZETTE PHOTO BY DAVID KNOX)

Vogt now is recuperating at Walter Reed Hospital in Bethesda, Md. (COURTESY PHOTO)