A Long Overdue Welcome Home for Veterans
This one-minute video contains comments from seven WWII/Korea/Vietnam Veterans describing the life-changing impact of Honor Flight of Southern New Mexico and El Paso. The video includes video and photos showing activities on previous Honor Flight trips.
Open Captions in English are provided.
[Veteran 1] This whole trip has just been phenomenal.
[Veteran 2] I've been renovated .
[Veteran 3] Such a relief, such an honor .
[Veteran 4] I’ll think I’ll be able to open up and talk about it from now on.
[Veteran 5] It was a miracle trip.
[Veteran 6] People were treating us so great, and I . . . it's just wonderful
[Board Member] Honor Flight of Southern New Mexico and El Paso provides this once-in-a-lifetime trip so that our heroes can have closure, healing, and restoration.
[Veteran 7] You have no idea what - kind of wounds it healed. It’s the best thing that ever happened to me. I have a little cardboard welcome home sign, that I got . . . these are tears of joy.
[Veteran 4] I feel like I’m finally welcome home, and that’s a big relief.
[Music/Vocal] So let’s all give him a moment
It’s an honor to shake his hand, and say -
Soldier, Airman, Sailor, and Marine
~End Audio Transcript