Veterans Get Free Trip to World War II Memorial
Jul. 26—TRIAD—The irony about the upcoming Triad Flight of Honor is that men such as High Point's Joe Kaper, an 85-year-old World War II veteran who will be on the flight, never asked for anything in return for their service.
They wouldn't ask for it.
No matter how richly they deserve it.
"These men and women, they gave up their families, their careers and their education when they went off to defend our country," says Mitzi Ellis, project coordinator for Triad Flight of Hon...
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