For 49 years, the “generals” of the group have been coming from Missouri to hunt pheasants in Perkins County. The four generals, seated from left, include Don George of California, Missouri, Bill Patton of Prairie Home, Missouri, Kenny Imhoff, California, Missouri, and Charles Mathews, Linn, Missouri. They are surrounded by the crew that includes friends, grandsons and five father-and-son duos. This year’s total of 19 is the largest group that has come on the trip.
The crew calls ’em “the generals.”
For 49 years straight, the generals have made the trek from Central Missouri to Perkins County to hunt pheasants.