dane gregg

Politics
4:46 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Central Missouri Honor Flight completes 25th flight

A banner welcoming World War II veterans is displayed at the entrance of the Marriott Hotel on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 in Columbia, Mo. Veterans from World War II, the Korean and Vietnam Wars visited national memorials in Washington earlier that day.
Michael Losch KBIA

Central Missouri Honor Flight took 64 veterans to visit national memorials dedicated to their service on Tuesday, despite the government shutdown. Later that night, the veterans returned home with the guide of the Patriot Guard to a crowd of family members and friends.

Dane Gregg served in the Marines during the Vietnam War. When he came home, he saw the support of family members and friends, all wearing blue shirts stating “Team Dane.” The shirts were made to support their vet who has survived two heart attacks and is currently battling cancer.

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