Flight #42 – October 3, 2022

106 Veterans (1 Korea & 105 Vietnam Eras)

VETERAN ROSTER at the Bottom 

“Back in the day” & flight day veteran PICTURES-CLICK HERE 

3,978 TOTAL VETERANS FLOWN ON FLIGHTS I-42, 2010-2022; (1,045 WWII; 1,239 KOREA; & 1,694 VIETNAM)


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For “any image you would like just 1) click on the thumbnail 2) a large image will come up. 3) Right click for your options.

The section page headers are on the top of the page. Click on each section to see another series of photos.  Thanks. Dave”




Congressman Jack Bergman, Lt-Gen USMC Retired, preflight dinner’s keynote speaker

“Thank You for My Freedom”!



Violinists’ music welcomes us at Dulles Airport



Like many of our veterans, he also found his buddy’s name on The Wall



All the Marines on Flight #42 offer a “salute” at their Memorial


911, a somber Memorial reminding us of the 1st attack on USA soil since Pearl Harbor




Family, Friends & members of the public welcoming our Honored Veterans home at CWA


Patriots for Warriors bikers have been escorting the veteran’s buses back to the hotel for many years, a Veteran Favorite!




Thank You Cards, Letters & Emails


David Bautsch


Donald Daris

Honoring Korea War Era Veteran Roger Geurink Mission #8 May 7, 2012-2

John & Melanie

Wally Obermann

Kathy Mero

Honoring Korea War Era Veteran Roger Geurink Mission #8 May 7, 2012

Ron and Mary Suess

Honoring the Brost Brothers of Medford

Wausau Coated Products Inc Fund, Margaret Hemauer

Snowmobile Invitational Tournament

Grand Lodge of Wisconsin Independent Order of Odd Fellows

Center Stage Band and Show Choir

Sons of the American Legion, Iron River

Ronald King

Stoli Nikolai, Colonel USAF Retired

Honoring WWII Veteran Edwin Stankowski Mission #7 April 23, 2012

Barb Lucht Loyal Car Show

Ken Harter

Terrance and Dana Rudolph

BSA Troop 551 Park Falls

Honoring Veteran Terry Lach

Honoring Korea Veteran Kenneth O’Malley Mission #13 September 9, 2013

Honoring Korea Veteran Thomas D Tellier Mission #23 April 18, 2016

Honoring Korea Veteran Keith H Hackbarth Mission #26 October 10, 2016

Honoring Korea Veteran Roger A Geurink Mission #8 May 7, 2012-3

All American Kids Club, Eagle River

Jared and Donna Reichert

Honoring Fandre Family Veterans

American Legion Post 471 Hatley

VFW Post 8527 and American Legion Post #4 of Athens

St Patrick’s Catholic Council

Honoring Vietnam Veteran Fred Steinagel Mission #42 October 3, 2022

Greenheck Group

Tomahawk Elementary School Student Council

Minocqua Forest Riders Snowmobile Club

Bonnie and Clydes Gangster Park

Honoring Korea Veteran Peter Schneider Mission #15 April 14, 2014

Northern Wire

The Club 51 Home & Community Education

Megan O’Day & Tom Koth

Northern Advertising Outdoor LLC

Nicolet National Foundation, Inc

Wausau Paranormal Research Society

Honoring WWIII Veteran Eugene Shepard and Vietnam Veteran Joe Shepard

VFW Aux 5729 Medford

PJ Jacobs Junior High Student Council

Jim Kuelh

Honoring Korea Veteran Mission #21 September 28, 2015

Honoring Korea Veteran Ralph Tidd Mission #14 October 21, 2013

VFW & Aux Post 6352 Stratford

William King

Honoring Korea Veteran Bob Johnston Florida Honor Flight Alumni

Honoring WWII Veteran John Hochberger Mission #1 April 27, 2010

Marv & Kathy Somers

Honoring Bob Kultgen & Russ Marciniak

Honoring Veteran Charles Neil Hammitt

Honoring Terry Lach

Honoring Korea Veteran Harold Fox Mission #21 September 28, 2015

Don & Marie Schultz

The Voelz Family

Honoring veteran Phillip Kilinski

Honoring veteran James Knaup

American Legion Post 182 Park Falls

Honoring Korea Era Veteran Floyd Burkhart Mission #25 September 12, 2016

Honoring WWII Era Veteran Marc Bobek Mission #9 September 24, 2012

Honoring Korea Era Veteran John Porter Mission #33 September 17, 2018

ReMax Property Pros LLC H

Honoring Vietnam Era Veteran Ron Sanquist Mission #43 April 15, 2023

Honoring Korea Era Veteran Chuck Hessil Mission #37 September 2, 2019

Wisconsin Air Force Academy Parents Assoc

Honoring Vietnam Era Veteran Allen Syring Mission #34 October 15, 2015

Honoring 2 Conover Vietnam Era veterans Robert Bailey and Robert Wultack

Honoring Korea Era veteran Jack Porter

Honoring veteran David Jackson

American Legion post 442 WI Rapids

Oneida County Dept of Social Services

Honoring Veteran Richard J Golomski

Honorng Vietnam Era veteran James K Campbell Jr