Evelyn and Richard Bjorklund, known by their nicknames Ev and Dick, had the opportunity to re-live their experiences of World War II earlier this week thanks to a trip on the Never Forgotten Honor Flight. The pair of veterans, who met after the war ended, have been married for 62 years.More >>
Clarence and James Decker of Colby traveled to Washington D.C. on the Never Forgotten Honor Flight to visit the monuments, but also to visit a fallen family member. Robert H. Decker, Clarence's son and James' older brother lost his life in the Vietnam War.More >>
MOSINEE (WAOW) -- Veterans on the Never Forgotten Honor Flight have returned from Washington, D.C.
The group spent the day Monday in the nation's capital as part of a whirlwind trip to see the memorials in their honor.
The flight took 162 veterans and volunteer guardians free of cost. It left at 7:00 a.m. and returned just before 10:00 p.m. A welcome home ceremony for the veterans was held at CWA.
The flight was made possible through donations. Another flight is scheduled for October.
Newsline 9 had special live coverage of the return of the Honor Flight to CWA. Click on the video link for more.