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Great River Honor Flight Homecoming

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(WGEM) - Veterans on the Great River Honor Flight came home a little later than anticipated, but the trip was a success.

The homecoming ceremony at Hannibal-LaGrange University was pushed back to midnight after bad weather on the East Coast caused flight delays for the trip home.

29 Korean War veterans and one WWII veteran are part of the 24th Great River Honor Flight.

Following times are Central
  • 9:55 pm        Flight arrives at STL airport/ Board bus for Hannibal.
  • 12:00 am      Approximate time of arrival at Hannibal LaGrange University in Hannibal
Participating Veterans
Norman Adams
Gerald Bennett
Jerald Boyd
Bob Capps
Sonny Christner
Benny Cox
Charlie Cox
Charles Dodd
Kenneth Dusenberry
John Earnest
George Emery
Les Garner
Bob Greening
Ken Helkey
Jim Hoover
Doyle Husemann
Maurice Illy
Mel  Inman
Bob Koch
Milton Krueger
Wilbur Lang
John Lauderback
Frank Mintle Jr.
David Pence
Russell Ransdell
Arza Shultz
Bob Trueblood
Albert Utley, Sr.
Richard Venvertloh
Jack White
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