10th Freedom Honor Flight set for September 22

LA CROSSE, Wis. — A local American Legion post is pitching in to send veterans to our nation’s Capitol.

Freedom Honor Flight announced Monday their 10th flight September 22 to Washington, D.C., will be sponsored by American Legion Post 100 in Sparta.

Organizers say the 100 World War II and Korean War veterans going on the flight will be notified by the first week in August.

Freedom Honor Flight has taken about 1,000 veterans on a one-day trip to see the monuments in Washington, D.C.

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