Fresno library to launch veterans' tattoo exhibit

The Fresno BeeJune 14, 2014 

The Fresno County Public Library is looking for Afghanistan and Iraq War veterans with military-themed tattoos for a new online exhibit.

The Central Branch Library at 2420 Mariposa St. will host an event June 26 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for anyone interested in participating.

Veterans will have their tattoos professionally photographed and displayed next to a brief story behind the tattoo on the library's website. The exhibit, entitled "War Ink," will launch on Veteran's Day.

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