Welcome Visitor
Thu, Feb 23, 2017
117 members currently online.

Skelton honors 35 World War II veterans from Missouri at National Mall
Skelton honors 35 World War II veterans from Missouri at National Mall

Congressman Ike Skelton
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 20, 2009) — Today, Congressman Ike Skelton (D-Mo.) joined 35 World War II veterans from Show-Me Honor Flight at the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C.

“It was an honor to spend time with Missouri veterans at the World War II Memorial today. Our nation owes these brave men and women our most profound sense of gratitude for their sacrifices and selfless contributions to our country,” said Skelton.

Show-Me Honor Flight is a volunteer organization that arranges one-day trips for World War II veterans to Washington, D.C.

Congressman Ike Skelton (D-Mo.) serves as chairman of the House Armed Services Committee. Congressman Skelton’s website is at www.house.gov/skelton.

Click here to follow the Pulaski County Daily News on Twitter
Click here to follow the Pulaski County Daily News on Facebook

Click here to comment for local opinion

Printer-friendly format




Do you know someone else who would like to see this?
Your Email:
Their Email:
Comment:
(Will be included with e-mail)
Secret Code

In the box below, enter the Secret Code exactly as it appears above *


 


Most-viewed
recent articles

Crocker, Waynesville top area APR school test reports (1675 Views)
Dixon Municipal Court report for October 2015 (1097 Views)
Post officials prepare for Halloween (1077 Views)
Hospital commander hopes to improve basic trainee experience with Army medicine (704 Views)
Blunt fights to protect Missouri families from energy price hikes (601 Views)
Five locals injured in Tuesday crashes (565 Views)
Senate approves critical cyber security bill (490 Views)
McCaskill questions Bureau of Prisons about pilot program for non-violent, elderly prisoners (439 Views)
McCaskill questions defense secretary on mustard gas experiments (284 Views)
Tim Harrison named Waynesville Teacher of the Quarter (228 Views)