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78 Riders Honor Flight Escort

Post 78  Manchester, Tennessee

May 17, 2017

Start Time:
1:30 am

Manchester, Tullahoma & Winchester, TN

Special Guest(s):
World War II and Korean Veterans of Southern Middle Tennessee

0130 - leave Post 78 0200 - arrive in Winchester for first pickup of Veterans 0215 - depart Winchester 0245 - arrive in Tullahoma for second pickup of Veterans 0300 - depart Tullahoma 0330 - arrive in Manchester for final pickup of Veterans 0345 - depart Manchester and escort bus of Veterans to Coffee/Rutherford County line 0500 - return to Manchester

The Honor Flight of Middle Tennessee, part of the Honor Flight network, takes World War II & Korean War veterans to Washington D.C. to see their war memorials.
The veterans fly for free, Guardians (Escorts) pay their way.
We make two trips to Washington D.C. each year, one in the spring and one in the fall.
World War II and Korean War veterans may apply by contacting veteran's coordinator Larry Williams at -
Persons interested in going as a Guardian may contact Vice Chairman Lana Bradford at -
Feel free to direct general questions to Chairman of the Board Claude Morse at -
The Honor Flight of Middle Tennessee is a Tennessee non-profit cooperation and an IRS 501c3 non-profit. All donations are tax deductible.
Donations may be sent to: Honor Flight of Middle Tennessee, P O Box 1926, Tullahoma, TN 37388

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The Gold Star Post 78 American Legion Riders has the honor of escorting this bus of Heroes through Franklin and Coffee is one of those "O'Dark Thirty" type of rides, but it is a privilege and well worth it to honor these men and women.

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