Home » Archives by category » Veterans

About the Talons flight

Providing all expense paid trips to Washington D.C. for our WWII, Korean War and terminally ill veterans from all conflicts to visit the memorials built in their honor n Since October 26, 2013, Talons Out has successfully flown 920 veterans to Washington D.C. on “One Last Mission”. n Veterans have a day they will never […]

Talons Out Honor Flight Mission 14 Sends 1,000th Veteran to Washington D.C.

Press release KALAMAZOO, Mich. (August 23, 2018) – Talons Out Honor Flight flies again on September 15, crossing a major milestone with their 14th Mission. With 83 veterans scheduled to fly, Talons Out will have honored more than 1,000 veterans since their first flight in October of 2013. Every flight is filled with veterans who […]

Veteran of the Month: Michael C. Naida

Veteran of the Month: Michael C. Naida

By Milan Eagle media Michael C. Naida was born October 1926 in Dearborn, MI. When he was 6 years old his family moved to Maybee where they lived on a farm. He attended the first 2 years of high school in Maybee and the last 2 years in Dundee where he graduated. Before graduation he […]

Veteran of the Month: Nick Queen

By Milan Eagle media On his dad’s side of the family seems someone was in a war since the Revolutionary War. As a young man his dad lived in western N.C. When his parents wouldn’t sign for him to join the military he moved to Florida. That’s where Nick Queen’s parents lived when he was […]

Veteran of the Month: Dave MacPherson

Veteran of the Month: Dave MacPherson

By guest Duane Donald SGT. MAC “I’m smarter than most dogs,” he said. “All dogs?” “No…just most.” And such is the start of a conversation with Dave MacPherson. I’ve known Dave since 2010 and I do not recall more than one or two conversations during that time where his tilted brand of humor wasn’t the […]

Page 1 of 512345