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#1 Gtractor ONLINE  

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Posted August 04, 2016 - 04:09 PM

Took these pictures this morning.  The flags went on for over 10 miles. 

Very moving experience just to see all the flags and know what it was all about.

 

http://krcgtv.com/ne...uried-this-week

 

flags 1.jpg ,flags 2.jpg

 

 


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Posted August 04, 2016 - 04:20 PM

Many thanks to, past, present, and future soldiers! May God bless.
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Posted August 04, 2016 - 04:37 PM

Very moving. Our military doesn't get nearly enough recognition for the sacrifices they make for our country.


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Posted August 04, 2016 - 05:06 PM

Thanks Kris.  We have had a couple of those procession in SW Iowa in the last few years.  Flags as far as one could see - till they run out of flags.  Then an anonymous person donated $1K to buy more flags.  Very moving experience.  I was in the Air Force in food service when the Cuban Crisis hit.  First time were were ever issued ammo for our weapons to guard the mess hall.  Makes chills run down you spine, believe me.


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Posted August 04, 2016 - 05:23 PM

Welcome home, Wayne!


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Posted August 04, 2016 - 07:12 PM

A great thing to see, people giving respect to military personnel. Glad he finally made it home.
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Posted August 04, 2016 - 08:06 PM

A soldier coming home is always touching.
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Posted August 04, 2016 - 09:25 PM

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Posted August 04, 2016 - 10:36 PM

Welcome home, Wayne!

I could not say it any better.


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Posted August 04, 2016 - 11:36 PM

Bless him and all that have served.Nothing but respect for our servicemen and servicewomen. 


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