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Lt. Col. Richard Holtmeyer (right) stands with Col. Scott Ratcliff during a brief pinning ceremony Monday, Sept. 18, 2023, outside the Missouri Capitol. Holtmeyer, a St. Elizabeth native, was promoted from major to lieutenant colonel in the Missouri Army National Guard.
The Missouri Capitol is "a beautiful place" to Richard Holtmeyer.
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