The Veterans Honor Flight of ND/MN and 80+ WWII, Korean War, and some Vietnam Veterans, will depart for Washington D.C. the morning of September 30, from Hector Airport in Fargo.

For each of these veterans, many of them will consider this trip one of the highlights of their life with the hope their stories, photos, and testimonies will be passed on to future generations.

Joining the Honor Flight from the Pelican Rapids area will be veteran Elroy Backstrom, reported Susan Schroeder area Honor Flight Board Member.