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Luther football team honors service members

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DECORAH (KWWL) -

The Luther College football team will honor military personnel at a coming game against Grinnell College.

The Norse will host Military Appreciation Day on Sept. 20. Those connected to the military will be admitted for free, and recognized during the game.

The team will wear special uniforms to honor service members.

Alum Westin Noble and current student Blane Maher will serve as honorary captains.

Noble served in World War II as an Army Tank Commander, and fought in the Battle of the Bulge.

Maher served in the Air Force Special Operations Command in Iraq during Operation Enduring Freedom. He was also stationed at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan.

Kick off is at 1 p.m.

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