2010-07-15 / General Stories
Karl Rohde Appointed as Putnam Historian
The man affectionately referred to as “Mr. Veteran” in Putnam County has been appointed as the county’s new historian. Karl Rohde, a past Putnam County VFW commander and former Commander of the New York State Veterans of Foreign Wars, was unanimously confirmed by the Putnam Legislature last week following his appointment by County Executive Robert Bondi.