HFD holds ‘family’ reunion


Guest speaker, Col. Thomas Sherman, Commanding Officer of the 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, gives an inspiring talk during the Honor Flight Dayton 2019 reunion at the Clark County Fairgrounds on Sunday. The event was attended by more than 900 veterans and their family members.

Guest speaker, Col. Thomas Sherman, Commanding Officer of the 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, gives an inspiring talk during the Honor Flight Dayton 2019 reunion at the Clark County Fairgrounds on Sunday. The event was attended by more than 900 veterans and their family members.


Mike Ullery | Miami Valley Today

Howard Holcomb, 100, wearing his World War II uniform, proudly salutes the Colors during the annual Honor Flight Dayton reunion held at the Clark County Fairgrounds. In 2019, Honor Flight Dayton transported 442 area veterans to Washington, D.C. to see their memorials. This included 11 veterans of World War II, 42 Korean War veterans, 388 Vietnam veterans, and one from the Cold War. The Troy Foundation was recognized during the event as one of the sponsors, donating money to allow area veterans to make the trip to Washington.


Mike Ullery | Miami Valley Today

Guest speaker, Col. Thomas Sherman, Commanding Officer of the 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, gives an inspiring talk during the Honor Flight Dayton 2019 reunion at the Clark County Fairgrounds on Sunday. The event was attended by more than 900 veterans and their family members.

Howard Holcomb, 100, wearing his World War II uniform, proudly salutes the Colors during the annual Honor Flight Dayton reunion held at the Clark County Fairgrounds. In 2019, Honor Flight Dayton transported 442 area veterans to Washington, D.C. to see their memorials. This included 11 veterans of World War II, 42 Korean War veterans, 388 Vietnam veterans, and one from the Cold War. The Troy Foundation was recognized during the event as one of the sponsors, donating money to allow area veterans to make the trip to Washington.

Guest speaker, Col. Thomas Sherman, Commanding Officer of the 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, gives an inspiring talk during the Honor Flight Dayton 2019 reunion at the Clark County Fairgrounds on Sunday. The event was attended by more than 900 veterans and their family members.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/11/web1_111719mju_hfd2-1.jpgGuest speaker, Col. Thomas Sherman, Commanding Officer of the 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, gives an inspiring talk during the Honor Flight Dayton 2019 reunion at the Clark County Fairgrounds on Sunday. The event was attended by more than 900 veterans and their family members. Mike Ullery | Miami Valley Today

Howard Holcomb, 100, wearing his World War II uniform, proudly salutes the Colors during the annual Honor Flight Dayton reunion held at the Clark County Fairgrounds. In 2019, Honor Flight Dayton transported 442 area veterans to Washington, D.C. to see their memorials. This included 11 veterans of World War II, 42 Korean War veterans, 388 Vietnam veterans, and one from the Cold War. The Troy Foundation was recognized during the event as one of the sponsors, donating money to allow area veterans to make the trip to Washington.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/11/web1_1117419mju_hfd_reunion-1.jpgHoward Holcomb, 100, wearing his World War II uniform, proudly salutes the Colors during the annual Honor Flight Dayton reunion held at the Clark County Fairgrounds. In 2019, Honor Flight Dayton transported 442 area veterans to Washington, D.C. to see their memorials. This included 11 veterans of World War II, 42 Korean War veterans, 388 Vietnam veterans, and one from the Cold War. The Troy Foundation was recognized during the event as one of the sponsors, donating money to allow area veterans to make the trip to Washington. Mike Ullery | Miami Valley Today