It is the VETERAN, not the reporter, who has given us freedom of the press. It is the VETERAN who has given us freedom of speech. It is the VETERAN, not the campus organizer, who has given us freedom to assemble. It is the VETERAN, not the lawyer, who has given us the right to a fair trial. It is the VETERAN, not the politician, who has given us the right to vote.
WWII veteran Jack Snyder gets a hug from his great grandson, 7-year-old Ethan Snyder, during a surprise celebration at the Indianapolis airport to welcome home the veterans who went on the Indy Honor Flight. (Photo: Kelly Lafferty/Kokomo Tribune)
Pioneering female pilot who flew Spitfires during Second World War and became magazine cover girl dies aged 91
Maureen Dunlop leaving the cockpit of a plane she had just flown in 1944. These female pilots of the British Air Transport Auxiliary flew Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancasters to air bases in England during WWII ~