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Motorcycles for Vt. Fallen Families

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A group that supports the families of fallen Vermont soldiers is getting a big boost from an Essex business and some inmates.

Vermont Fallen Families is auctioning off two donated Harleys refurbished by Vermont inmates. Each bike features a gold star on the fuel tank and 42 smaller gold stars, denoting the 42 fallen heroes from Vermont.

David Pearson owns Green Mountain Harley-Davidson in Essex Junction. Dana L'Esperance is with the Vermont Corrections Department. Both talk about how the two worked together for this raffle and donation.

For those interested in buying a raffle ticket for a Harley benefiting Vt. Fallen Families:

Marion Gray of Vermont Fallen Families           mgsutpl@comcast.net or 802-456-8862

Green Mountain Harley Davidson                      802-878-4778

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association         http://VT2.combatvet.org

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