MUNSTER | Dyer resident Earl Yoho has been elected commander of American Legion Post 16 in Munster.
Yoho's official installation is set for 9 a.m. Tuesday at the main chamber in Munster Town Hall, 1005 Ridge Road, Munster.
Yoho is a retired 30-year veteran of the 38th Infantry Division and has been a member of the post for 33 years.
Yoho served for 23 years in the Indiana National Guard 113th Combat Engineer Battalion, two years as a 38th Division assistant inspector general and completed his career as the 38th Division military police provost marshal. Yoho retired at the rank of lieutenant colonel.
He and his wife, Elaine Yoho, have five daughters and 13 grandchildren.