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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Veterans from southern IL return from D.C. on Honor Flightthe Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois in Marion, Ill. around 6:30 a.m. on T
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 19 hours ago
the Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois in Marion, Ill. around 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17. The group visited the World War II Memorial, the Korean War Memorial, and took a tour of the United States Capitol. After lunch, the group stopped... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Veterans from southern IL head to D.C. on Honor Flight17. Their plane will land at Reagan National Airport in Washington around 9 a.
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
17. Their plane will land at Reagan National Airport in Washington around 9 a.m. eastern time. The group will visit the World War II Memorial, the Korean War Memorial, and go on a tour of the United States Capitol. After lunch, the group will... Read more
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The Post & Mail
HONOR FLIGHT NORTHEAST INDIANA: Group prepares for flight No. 26Flight participants will be witnessing a special ceremony. On Wednesday, Oct. 2
The Post & Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Flight participants will be witnessing a special ceremony. On Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 11:30 a.m., the Friends of the National World War II Memorial will host a brief ceremony and wreath presentation at the World War II Memorial’s Pacific Arch to mark... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News boarding facility, owner charged in second dog's deaththat connects students and veterans at Poquoson High School. The students have
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
that connects students and veterans at Poquoson High School. The students have documented the veterans’ stories through writing and video, and their work will go to either the Friends of the National World War II Memorial or the Poquoso... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Sculpted hoaxes: S.I. Ferry Crash, Elephant Stampedeinteresting. So he decided to take the tall tale a step further by erecting a m
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
interesting. So he decided to take the tall tale a step further by erecting a monument in Battery Park, across from the World War II Memorial, in Manhattan, in honor of the Staten Island Ferry riders who were lost at sea. As the monument... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
South Plains Honor Flight visits World War II memorialof their service. The first stop was an exclusive tour of the US capital. Then
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
of their service. The first stop was an exclusive tour of the US capital. Then one of our most emotional visits, the World War II Memorial, which brought back memories both sad and comforting. "It recalls so many things for me and we lost so... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Veterans who can’t travel to have virtual ‘Honor Flight’ in Januarymotor coaches, the Air Force Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery for the Chan
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
motor coaches, the Air Force Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery for the Changing of the Guard Ceremony, the World War II Memorial and the Korean War Memorial. This month’s group comprises 21 World War II veterans and 61 from the... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
History in Focus: Robert Eric Leckenby and the river of warFrance, the final and distant resting spot of Eric Leckenby. In August 2017, hi
Craig Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
France, the final and distant resting spot of Eric Leckenby. In August 2017, his name received a warm welcome home at the dedication of the new World War II memorial in Craig City Park. James Neton teaches history at Moffat County Hi... Read more
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FOX News
Bob Dole returns home after 3-week hospital stayWorld War Two veteran and former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole attends Memori
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
World War Two veteran and former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole attends Memorial day services at the World War II Memorial in Washington, U.S., November 11, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - S1AEUMGVXDAA TOPEKA, Kan. -- Former Republican presidential... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Veterans were 'treated like kings' during trip US capitalin Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columb
The Register Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
in Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columbia, where the Honor Flight visited the World War II Memorial — just east of the Vietnam Memorial Wall and Korean War Memorial. "It was amazing to go to all those... Read more
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Island Packet
Veterans were 'treated like kings' during trip US capitalin Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columb
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
in Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columbia, where the Honor Flight visited the World War II Memorial — just east of the Vietnam Memorial Wall and Korean War Memorial. "It was amazing to go to all those... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Veterans were 'treated like kings' during trip US capitalin Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columb
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
in Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columbia, where the Honor Flight visited the World War II Memorial — just east of the Vietnam Memorial Wall and Korean War Memorial. "It was amazing to go to all those... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Veterans were 'treated like kings' during trip US capitalin Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columb
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
in Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columbia, where the Honor Flight visited the World War II Memorial — just east of the Vietnam Memorial Wall and Korean War Memorial. "It was amazing to go to all those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veterans were 'treated like kings' during trip US capitalin Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columb
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
in Des Moines, Iowa. But until now he hadn't returned to the District of Columbia, where the Honor Flight visited the World War II Memorial — just east of the Vietnam Memorial Wall and Korean War Memorial. "It was amazing to go to all those... Read more
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Boston Globe
How we could make an MLK memorial stand with the bestto be some people who hate it. Many thought the design of the Vietnam memorial
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
to be some people who hate it. Many thought the design of the Vietnam memorial was unheroic. The architectural style of the World War II Memorial, on the Mall in Washington, was cited by some as fascist. The Flight 93 National Memorial, at the site... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local veterans set to take final 2017 honor flightThis stop will also include visits to the nearby Korea Way and Lincoln Memorial
WGEM Quincy / Posted 12 days ago
This stop will also include visits to the nearby Korea Way and Lincoln Memorials. Next on their itinerary is a stop at the World War II Memorial, which sits next to the Washington Monument and where a group picture will be taken. Then it’s off to... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson students connect with veterans for class projectwill document the veterans’ stories through writing and video, and their work w
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
will document the veterans’ stories through writing and video, and their work will go to either the Friends of the National World War II Memorial or the Poquoson Museum. Morrison said the project, beyond providing students history lessons from... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Ohioan leads effort to include prayer in WWII MemorialFREMONT - When Chris Long, executive director of Ohio Christian Alliance, first
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 18 days ago
FREMONT - When Chris Long, executive director of Ohio Christian Alliance, first visited the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., he was surprised that there was no evidence related to the country’s strong heritage of faith. This is in stark... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Clifford R. Saarifamily flew with him many times. Cliff was active in the American Legion, Sull
The Shawano Leader / Posted 19 days ago
family flew with him many times. Cliff was active in the American Legion, Sullivan-Wallen Post 11, EAA local chapter, the World War II Memorial, National Parks Conservation Association, Wisconsin Alumni Association and the Wounded Veterans Fund.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
3rd Annual WNY Warrior's Flight takes off FridayNew York Warriors Flight on Friday morning. Here are the scheduled stops of th
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 20 days ago
New York Warriors Flight on Friday morning. Here are the scheduled stops of their daylong trip: 10:30- Wreath Ceremony at World War II Memorial 12:30- Visit Lincoln, Vietnam War and Korean War memorials; Wreath Ceremony 2:00- Driving Tour of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Are you disrespecting the flag? Here's what the rules say.tune in to see whether or not our country will be disrespected! An American fl
The Express-Times / Posted 22 days ago
tune in to see whether or not our country will be disrespected! An American flag is wavied during a rally at the National World War II Memorial on Oct. 15, 2013, in Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Sections of the flag code provide... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Honor Flight for WWII veterans travel to memorialD.C. The service is free and these organizations are focused on bringing veter
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
D.C. The service is free and these organizations are focused on bringing veterans of World War II to the National World War II Memorial and any other veterans with terminal illnesses to see the memorial for the war they fought... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Franklin veterans to lay wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldierthe various memorials on Saturday. Bray said they will be visiting the Vietnam
Dayton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
the various memorials on Saturday. Bray said they will be visiting the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Korean War Memorial, the World War II Memorial and the Lincoln Memorials as well as other sites. After the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Franklin veterans to lay wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldierthe various memorials on Saturday. Bray said they will be visiting the Vietnam
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 22 days ago
the various memorials on Saturday. Bray said they will be visiting the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Korean War Memorial, the World War II Memorial and the Lincoln Memorials as well as other sites. After the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Tri-State veterans fly to Washington D.C. on Honor Flightsee Washington D.C. memorials and participate in ceremonies that honor their se
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
see Washington D.C. memorials and participate in ceremonies that honor their service to their country. They will visit the World War II Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam War Memorial, Iwo Jima, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the US Air Force... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Those Who Served: 'U.S. was scared to death'was one of the 52 area participants on the tour of Washington. He watched the
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
was one of the 52 area participants on the tour of Washington. He watched the dedication ceremonies for the National World War II Memorial. Later, Zvonar went to dinner at a nearby restaurant. "Tom Hanks, his wife and children sat at a... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Cherokee Veterans Travel To Nations Capitalleave for the 4th Cherokee Warrior flight. During the three-day trip, they'll
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 23 days ago
leave for the 4th Cherokee Warrior flight. During the three-day trip, they'll visit the Arlington national cemetery, the World War II memorial, the Korean war veterans memorial, and the Vietnam wall. "Wow, it is amazing. I mean I'm excited I'll... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
A Look Back At The Beginning Of Miller Parkfirst envisioned a park there when he bought his first building in 1954. The l
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 days ago
first envisioned a park there when he bought his first building in 1954. The land had actually been first looked at as a World War II memorial park in 1944, when Col. and architect Harrison Gill was first asked to draw plans. A fire at some... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Heroes Flight Day 2: Capitol, Smithsonian, Tomb of Unknown Soldierof doing it. Very special," Robertson stated. Next was a group picture and tou
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 25 days ago
of doing it. Very special," Robertson stated. Next was a group picture and tour of the Capitol in DC. Then on to their World War II Memorial. They lined up for the traditional photo and were greeted by an honor guard. The whole experience made... Read more
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FOX News
Bob Dole hospitalized at Walter ReedWorld War Two veteran and former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole attends Memori
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
World War Two veteran and former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole attends Memorial day services at the World War II Memorial in Washington, U.S., November 11, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - S1AEUMGVXDAA Former Republican presidential candidate and... Read more
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Bay Weekly
50 Ways to Leave Your Summeroriginal Armistice Day, join traditional Veterans Day ceremonies at the Marylan
Bay Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
original Armistice Day, join traditional Veterans Day ceremonies at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville and the World War II Memorial on Route 450 overlooking the U.S. Naval Academy Bridge and Severn River. Head to St. Mary’s County for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Australian pays tribute to POW grandfatherUpon KUCHING: Australian Paula Mcloughlin paid tribute to her prisoner-of-war
The Borneo Post / Posted 27 days ago
Upon KUCHING: Australian Paula Mcloughlin paid tribute to her prisoner-of-war grandfather Fred Bindon at the Batu Lintang World War II Memorial Square here yesterday. Mcloughlin, who was visiting for the first time with her husband Peter, said... Read more
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The Washington Times
National Mall crunched for terror war memorial spacefavorite National Air and Space Museum, followed by the Vietnam Veterans Memori
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
favorite National Air and Space Museum, followed by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, with 5.3 million, and the National World War II Memorial, with 4.8 million, according to the National Park Service. Of the major new projects, the furthest... Read more
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The Hill
Why 'Juggalos' are marching on DCevent kicks off at 1 p.m. in front of the Lincoln Memorial. The march itself, w
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
event kicks off at 1 p.m. in front of the Lincoln Memorial. The march itself, which will go around the National World War II Memorial and up Constitution Avenue, is slated to start 4 p.m. ICP will close out the event with a free... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Vandalized Gary monument deserves restorationThe World War II Memorial in Gary’s Buffington Park was recently subjected to a
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 1 months ago
The World War II Memorial in Gary’s Buffington Park was recently subjected to a senseless act of vandalism by unknown criminal elements. By all appearances, the monument suffered blows from a sledgehammer in an effort to topple the 22-ton granite... Read more

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