Superheros on Parade 2018
Jpl Sculpture: Left Rudder - In memory of Elvis, James P. Lannon’s first, amazing, beloved guide dog, and JPL’s company mascot. We are forever grateful to Southeastern Guide Dogs.
About the Sculpture: This sand sculpture of Elvis represents owner James Lannon’s U.S. Marine Corps service. The Corps seal is on the cape, and his company information is on the sand.
Artist: Elizabeth A. Jahnson
- Member of The Venice Sailing Squadron, organized in 1973, promotes sailing, seamanship and navigation. It is among the most active sailing organizations in the area.
Military Order of the Purple Heart:
- Jimmy is a Life Member of Military Order of the Purple Heart, local chapter Port Charlotte, FL. Purple Hearters participate in Veterans Administration Voluntary Services (VAVS), Veterans Service Officer training and program, Honor Guard, veterans’ presentations at local schools, veterans’ legislative initiatives, joint activities with other veterans’ organization, fund-raising drives, and many other patriotic and fraternal activities. Mr. Lannon was awarded Purple Heart for his military services in Vietnam.