Old Glory Honor Flight is dedicated to transporting our local WWII and Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C. to see the memorials built in their honor.
Our mission is to offer our local World War II and Korean War veterans a memorable, safe and rewarding tour of honor to our nation's capitol. It's a whirlwind tour. This trip happens all in one day and is completely free of charge to the vet! It's our small way to say 'thank you' for their service and sacrifices to this great country. We are also dedicated to making this trip as safe as possible. Trained volunteer 'guardians' are assigned to accompany every veteran. For added safety, we travel with volunteer medical professionals.
Pin drop silence today at Aldo Leopold Community School K-8 as WWII Veteran Bob Reeners recalls the D-Day invasion.
Bob remembers the "pop, pop, pop" of German gunfire as he took shelter on Utah Beach in Normandy. He prayed for his life and doesn't know "how the hell he was ... (more)