Info available about RV Honor Flight trips to D.C.

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All interested in learning about recreational vehicle Honor Flight trips to Washington, D.C., for veterans of WWII and the Korean and Vietnam wars are invited to a 6 p.m. Thursday, March 5, informational meeting at the DAV-VFW BrownRidge Hall, 220 E. Court St., Urbana.

The itinerary for these June-September weekend trips includes leaving via RV(s) Friday morning and returning Sunday evening; spending two nights in a hotel just outside Washington, D.C.; and visiting D.C. war memorials.

Those making the trip must be able to walk, although wheelchairs will be available for those who can’t walk long distances; climb into a motor home and tour bus; and take care of personal needs with minimal assistance.

Applications will be available at the meeting and are available in the county Veterans Service office (937-653-4554) at the DAV-VFW post.

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