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Photo by Brian Hansel Richard Sorgert received a trophy in the Antique Class at the Minnesota Harley Owners Group (HOG) Rally at Cragun's Lodge near Brainerd. Sorgert rides a 1968 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide.

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Richard Sorgert was graduating from high school in 1969 when his parents decided to put him on a Harley-Davidson.

He had a muscle car and a smaller motorcycle, and now he was given a choice between two different year models of Harleys. Sorgert opted for a used 1968 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide motorcycle, and for the last 43 years the bike has been a trusted friend.


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