20160827 - Veterans of Valor (hrb) - nwherald

World War II Army veteran Joseph Slavik, 103-years-old from LaGrange Park, acknowledges the crowd as he is honored as the oldest veteran during 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.

John Konstantaras photo for the Northwest Herald