April 22, 2010 Leave a comment
by Kamran Abdi
More than 100 area World War II veterans were onboard a special flight yesterday as the Honor Flight took off for Washington, DC. The flight gives veterans a free opportunity to visit the nation’s war memorials.
Of those onboard the flight, none had ever seen the WWII memorial, lending a certain amount of credence to Honor Flight Network’s entire purpose – to give those who served the county a chance to visit the nation’s capitol and see the monuments that honor their service and sacrifice. read more…