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By Jim Fisher
For The Sentinel 

Goldendale veteran gets Honor Flight to D.C.

 

Jim Fisher for The Sentinel

HONORED VET: Harold Hill, here at his home, was in the nation's capital last week on an Honor Flight.

Harold Hill, World War II combat veteran and lifelong resident of Klickitat County, flew to Washington D.C. last week as part of an Honor Flight and tour for veterans who have served during our nation's wars. He was joined by 44 other World War II vets and another 45 who served in the Korean War. The group spent two days touring the nation's capital, visiting a plethora of memorials and other points of interest by day and being toasted at banquets by night.

A group called Inland Northwest Honor Flights [INHF] arranged the trip, which was paid for by donations from the public. INHF has been honoring our local Veterans in this manner since 2006. This most recent trip was the 25th that the g...



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