World War II veterans welcome home after honor flight

Oct 27, 2013
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22 Veterans from Kalamazoo and Battle Creek had one-day all expenses paid flight to Washington D.C. and back

Source: Mlive

KALAMAZOO, MI -- Merlin Shaver busted out laughing when he saw the "Welcome Home Mutt" sign his family was holding, paying homage to a childhood nickname, as he paraded through the sea of people welcoming him home Saturday. "I never would've dreamed that anything like this could happen," Shaver said.

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