Tag Archives: Korean War

Six Area Veterans Travel to Nation’s Capital as Part of Honor Flight

The red carpet was rolled out for six area veterans, albeit in whirlwind fashion as the former soldiers and seamen were guests of honor on Mission #26 of the Great River Honor Flight program that traveled to Washington D.C. on August 28th. World War II veteran Ivan Woods along with Korean War vets Bill Hall, […]

Retired Officer Receives Surprise Package From U.S. Navy

Forty-two years after taking off the uniform for the final day of active duty, retired Chief Petty Officer James Clair of Memphis may want to suit up again after receiving a surprise package in the mail on August 18th from the United States Navy. A review of his records by the Retired Records Section of the […]

Tague Attends Reunion for Korean War Veterans

Don “Buck” Tague, of Gorin, attended a Korean War reunion in San Antonio, Texas, from August 23 to 26. Held every two years, this reunion gathers soldiers of different service branches, united by having the Chosin Reservoir as their common connection. The name of the group is: The Chosin Few. The Chosin Reservoir battle is […]