By Paul Schmitt
Local veterans and their guardians traveled to Washington, DC on Mission 38 of the Northeast Wisconsin Old Glory Honor Flight on Wednesday. Hans Feld from Door County says the day was filled with memories and emotions.
Feld, an army veteran from the Korean War says 77 veterans took the flight that left the Appleton International Airport at 6:30 Wednesday morning and returned at 8:00 that evening. The reception at on the return flight amazed Feld.
The Old Glory Honor Flight is dedicated to transporting local World War II and Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C. to see the memorials built in their honor. For the complete interview of Hans Feld and pictures from Wednesday’s honor flight, go to the links below: