20160827 - Veterans of Valor (hrb) - nwherald

Lynnea Semasko, left, and Sue Thompson, both from Arlington Heights, take pictures as veterans arrive at the Veterans of Valor picnic at Stade Farm Market on Saturday, August 27, 2016 in McHenry. The event welcomes home and honors WWll, Korean, and Vietnam veterans arriving back from an Honor Flight to Washington DC with a warrior watch riders escort. Semasko and Thompson were there to meet Thompson's father Robert Schmid, who served in the Air Force during World War II.

John Konstantaras photo for the Northwest Herald