How Morris' Service Posts Were Named
The American Legion Post in Morris is named after Walter Tripp, who died in World War I.
Ted Storck, a Legion member, last summer cleaned up Tripp's stone at Summit Cemetery in honor of Memorial Day. Stork said the Legion plans to take care of the upkeep on the grave and those of family members nearby.
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