Local vet honored by Quilt of Valor Foundation
December 21, 2023
Local veteran Ed Kinsall was honored earlier this month with a Quilt of Valor®, a handmade work of art created to honor his service during the Vietnam War and say, in the words of the foundation, "Thank you for your service, sacrifice and valor in serving our nation."
The Quilts of Valor Foundation places its focus on comfort and healing, lovingly creating each civilian award for those veterans who need to know their sacrifice is acknowledged or never heard the words "welcome home".
"I'm still having a hard time describing how I felt, and how I feel now," he says of the experience. "Fif...