The Military Car Club Pilsen (MCCP) has also been instrumental in having a memorial made for Gen. George S. Patton. The statue is placed on the grounds of the high school in Dysina which will be renamed in his honor, as the
Playing a leading role in the acquisition and dedication of the statue is Gaylord J. Toole (in the WWII uniform, above) who was once a proud member of the 75th Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Fifth Division in Vietnam. He is a member of the Military Car Club and serves as the public affairs spokesperson for them. He is also a teacher living in Pilsen and proudly claims
"Once a Red Devil" - "Always a Red Devil".
In September 2005 the Elementary School of Dısina (where Mr. Toole teaches) was officially renamed the Elementary School of General Patton, Dısina. This is a picture of the naming plaque and the insciption translates as:
Elementary School of General Patton, Dısina
This honored name was given to this school on this special occasion of 60th year commemoration of the liberation of Western Bohemia by 3th American Army under the command of General George S. Patton.
Unveiled on the 3rd of September 2005
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