International Western Convention, Calgary, Alberta

From left: BLET Vice-President Steve Speagle; BLET Vice-President Paul Wingo; Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) Vice-President George Hucker; BLET National President Don Hahs; TCRC President Gilles Hallé; BLET National Secretary-Treasurer Bill Walpert; and BLET First Vice-President Ed Rodzwicz.

Brother Mike Linkletter served as chairman of the 65th annual International Western Convention, and received a great deal of assistance and support from his wife, Kim Linkletter.

TCRC President Gilles Hallé

Clockwise, from left: Don Carroll, Local Chairman of Division 660 in Los Angeles; John Eutsler, Vice Local Chairman of Division 158 in Sparks, Nev.; Gary Taylor, Vice Local Chairman of Division 5; Jim Booth, Division 28 in Tucson, Ariz.; Larry Law, Local Chairman of Division 56 in West Colton, Calif.; and Bill Hannah, General Chairman, UP Western Lines.

From left: Wearing red, white and blue to mark the Fourth of July is Pat Lynch, Local Chairman of BLET Division 446 in Belen, N.M.; and BLET First Vice-President Ed Rodzwicz.

From left: Ken Kroeger, Special Representative and Coordinator of the BLET Education & Training Dept.; and Benoit Brunet, TCRC Vice-Chairman of the National Legislative Board and TCRC Special Rep.

From left: Becky Schneider, GIA First Vice-President & U.S. National Legislative Representative; and Larry Schneider, Legislative Representative of BLET Division 192 in El Paso, Texas.


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