WWII Vets honored with trip to Washington, D.C.

KYTX (TYLER) - It's a very special morning for a group of World War II Veterans from across East Texas.

30 Veterans are making a trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C. This is part of the World War II Heroes Flight -- made possible by Brookshires.

The Veterans met at the Fresh parking lot this morning in Tyler for a send-off celebration. They will spend 2 days in Washington, D.C. where they will tour the World War II Memorial along with a number of other memorials.

Congressman Louie Gohmert will also take them on a tour of the U.S. Capital. Dave Berry from our news partner the Tyler Morning Telegraph is also going along.


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment