20140823 - Honor Flight Return (KG) - nwherald


Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com

Korean War veteran Walter "Wally" Luettschwager of Arlington Heights (center) is helped inside by Janice Ricci (left) and Greg Padovani during the welcome home party for Honor Flight veterans Saturday, August 23, 2014 in Crystal Lake. Boy and Girl Scouts, a Big Band 17-piece orchestra, and hundreds of family and relatives were present to celebrate the arrival of World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War veterans as they return from the Honor Flight trip to Washington D.C.