30 Oct '12, 8pm

Soldiers from the @The_Old_Guard welcome Honor Flight Ohio to the World War II Memorial

Soldiers from the @The_Old_Guard welcome Honor Flight Ohio to the World War II Memorial

Soldiers of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) gathered in Washington, D.C. to welcome Honor Flight Ohio to the World War II Memorial, Oct. 20. The Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization which transports veterans of past wars to their respective memorials in Washington, D.C. "I'm very honored to be out here to spend time with these veterans," said Spc. Parker Myers, infantryman, Honor Guard Company. "They have done more than I could ever imagine. It's a sobering experience." Myers, a native of Wauseon, Ohio, added it was especially touching since these veterans were from his home state. For many of the veterans, it was their first time visiting the memorial since returning home from the war. "It's breathtaking," said Ernie Ratterman, who served as a military police officer in World War II. "I'm very glad that the Soldiers were here to welcome us." Dur...

Full article: http://www.army.mil/article/90097/

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