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Honor Flight - April 11 itinerary and veterans

(WGEM) - Here is the itinerary and list of veterans attending the April 11 Great River Honor Flight.

Following times are Central

1 a.m.        Check-in for participants of Honor Flight – John Wood - Quincy

1:30 a.m.        Guardian Briefing at John Wood

1:45 a.m.        Bus Loading

2 a.m.        Depart Quincy

4 a.m.        Arrive St. Louis Airport

6 a.m.        Southwest Airlines Flight 1142 departs STL

Following times are Eastern

9 a.m.        Flight arrives at BWI (Baltimore)

9:45 a.m.        Board bus for trip to Washington and Korean War Memorial

10:45 a.m.      Arrive at Korean Memorial, Lincoln, Vietnam Memorials.

12 p.m.      Depart Korean Memorial for WWII Memorial.

12:15 p.m.      Arrive at World War II Memorial

1:15 p.m.        Take tour of Washington DC/End up at Air Force Memorial

2 p.m.        Arrive at Air Force Memorial

2:30 p.m.        Depart for Iwo Jima Memorial

2:45 p.m.        Arrive at Iwo Jima Memorial

3:05 p.m.        Depart for Arlington National Cemetery

3:15 p.m.        Arrive at Arlington National Cemetery 

4:30 p.m.        Depart Arlington for Reagan National.

4:45 p.m.        Arrive at Reagan National Airport.

6:40 p.m.        Southwest Airlines Flight 324 departs Reagan National (DC) 

Following times are Central

7:55 p.m.        Flight arrives at STL airport/ Board bus for Quincy

10:30 p.m.      Approximate time of arrival at John Wood Community College in Quincy - Upon our departure from St. Louis, we will have a better feel for what time we will be arriving in Quincy for those picking vets and guardians up.

Veterans Attending (Note: ** denotes World War II veterans attending this flight. All others are Korean War veterans.)

Hayden Adkinson **

Clarence Bartz

Harvey Beard **

Dale Bennett

Dick Bigelow

Chester Boden

Rodney Bricker

Bill Childers

Ear Daniel

Robert Downey

Donald Goerlich

William Heierle **

Virgil Henderson

Jim Howard

Marvin Hufford

Don Ince **

Robert Koch

Dewey Lindsey

Donald Melvin **

Henry Oblein

Ray Pollock

Bill Ragan

Bob Riley **

Gail Ruyle

Wayne Shepard

Jon Sheppard

Cecil Shipman, Jr.

Edwin Snyder

Howard Staffy

George Stelios **

Al Stevenson

Lester Wells **

Dick Whited

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