Year: 2016

Honoring American Heroes

Warm reception awaits more than a dozen Kirkwood World War II veterans on return from nation’s capital. Continue reading the story on the Webster-Kirkwood Times Online…

The Greater Saint Louis Honor Flight Organization presents a special screening of the documentary, “Honor Flight, One Last Mission” at Chaminade’s, Skip Viragh Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 6th at 6pm

Saint Louis, MO, Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013— Our nation loses nearly 900 veterans every day. Many of these men and women never had the chance to see the national memorials that were built in their honor. It is the mission of The Greater Saint Louis Honor Flight Organization to ensure that our local American heroes get this opportunity.

KSDK St. Louis Channel 5 Profiles Greater St. Louis Honor Flight

“Honor Flight” film to remind Americans of WWII veterans’ sacrifice

This Memorial Day, the producers of “Honor Flight” are reminding Americans to remember the sacrifice so many have made to preserve this country’s freedoms. Read more…

Interview with National Honor Flight Chairman Jim McLaughlin

Talking about Honor Flight Network. Read more…

St. Louis son gives father a special Veterans Day gift

St. Louis Attorney John Newsham gave his dad a special gift for Veterans Day this year. Read more…

St. Louis Post-Dispatch Interactive Slide Show

View a slide show on how the St. Louis WWII veterans are remembered 60 years later with Honor Flight.

Sen. McCaskill welcomes Missouri veterans to World War II Memorial

26 St. Louis World War II vets on year’s last Honor Flight to D.C.

Funding the Mission

A gift to Greater St. Louis Honor Flight is a wonderful way to honor those who sacrificed so much for our great nation. We are enriching veterans’ lives, but we cannot do it without your help. We welcome and appreciate your support of the mission of Greater St. Louis Honor Flight and we offer opportunities to give at any level.

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“My heartfelt thanks to Greater St. Louis Honor Flight crew for the opportunity you gave me to visit our nations Capital and most importantly our own World War II Memorial. I certainly enjoyed the entire day which was full of pleasant surprises. It is nice to know that many people in the USA appreciate what we did 66 years ago and take the time to say ‘Thanks’.”

– John E. Critzas

Gunner, A Co. 714th Tank Battalion, 12th Armored Division

“I want to offer my most sincere thanks to all the volunteers who so freely gave their time. You provided the lucky Veterans who flew that day the most pleasurable, perfect, and memorable day we will ever experience.”

– Robert Lumley Sr.

“Last year my father had the thrill of a lifetime when Veterans from his assisted living facility went on the Honor Flight. It was one of the best days of his life and he felt truly honored.”

– Laine Boyd

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