WWII Ghost Army veteran and veteran families gather at The Highground

5:51 PM, Jul. 11, 2013
The Demerath, Kennedy and Fox families gathered at The Highground to honor Ghost Army veterans.
The Demerath, Kennedy and Fox families gathered at The Highground to honor Ghost Army veterans.
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The evening of June 21 brought together a mysterious group of people to celebrate one of World War II's best kept secrets - The Ghost Army.

Ghost Army veterans Frederic E. Fox, Mike Demerath and John H. Kennedy all had family and friends, along with Highground staff and several others from the community, paying tribute to their service at the Ghost Army reception held in The Highground's Learning Center.

Joining from La Crosse was the Rev. Donald Fox, son of veteran Fred Fox. Donald shared stories and memories of his father's service as well as memories of other Ghost Army members. Fredric wrote ...

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