Courtesy of the Windy City Times.
Photos: Erin Hoyt and Tracy Baim
Text: Jean Albright
As the country debates Don't Ask, Don't Tell, Chicagoans paid tribute to LGBT servicemembers on Veteran's Day, Nov. 11, at Ann Sather restaurant in Chicago. (Scroll down for photos)
During the 18th annual GLBT Veterans Day dinner, Dr. Ann Bidwell, retired Navy Captain, and Lee Reinhart, former Navy Radar man 2nd Class and Coast Guardsman, were honored with the Happy Warrior awards for their service both during and after their military careers.
Read more about the event and view many more photos here.