"GOODBYE DEAR... I'LL BE BACK IN A YEAR"

June 21, 2021
My nephew Dan resurrected this recording he made some twenty years ago of my father's experiences during WWII. Like most WWII veterans, he is modest about his five year "...
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VIRTUAL SUMMIT 2021 EXHIBIT

June 11, 2021
DC PHOTO BOOKS exhibitor Welcome Back! I have missed getting out to document the hubs and anticipating seeing you at the airports and on the Mall. You should have rece...
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HONOR FLIGHT: BACK IN BUSINESS!!

June 05, 2021
After what may have been the longest fifteen months in history, Honor Flight has announced that after August 15th, hubs may fly. So far I have Columbus checked in on the...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: TOMB OF THE UNKNOWNS

May 24, 2021
Most Honor Flights visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and are the only groups allowed to bring a bus into the cemetery. It's quite a hike and shows great respect for H...
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ARLINGTON CEMETERY REOPENS

May 24, 2021
PRESS RELEASE THANKS TO DANIEL ARANT: National Park Volunteer, Vietnam Veteran and Historian. Ahead of Memorial Day weekend, Veterans Affairs officials are lifting all r...
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VIETNAM WALL ETCHINGS BY MICHELE SPRY

May 21, 2021
Michael O'Brien, NPS volunteer at the Vietnam Wall and I were talking about the transition of Honor Flight to Vietnam Veterans and the extra burden this puts on the Natio...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: LEAVING A COIN

May 18, 2021
Leaving a penny means you visited and want to thank the veteran of the armed forces for their service. A nickel left at a grave means you trained at boot camp with the de...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: THE CAPITOL BUILDING

May 16, 2021
This photo of the Inauguration of President Ronald Reagan--the first held on the West Side of the Capitol appeared in LIFE MAGAZINE. I am sure security will be in high ge...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: THE NAVY YARD

May 15, 2021
The Washington Navy Yard requires Military ID and a phone call. It is one of Washington's best kept secrets. In addition to the museum, the Navy Yard also houses the hist...
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