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By Tom Ferrall
Staff Writer 

World War II veteran Roberds, 98, takes Honor Flight

 

Last updated 5/22/2018 at 6:32am

Bud Roberds and his son, Bill, tour the World War II Memorial in Washington D.C.

Longtime Fallbrook resident Bud Roberds, a 98-year-old World War II veteran, recently enjoyed "a wonderful trip" when he joined 79 other veterans in traveling from San Diego to Washington D.C. – with all expenses paid – courtesy of Honor Flight San Diego.

HFSD is a non-profit branch of the nationwide Honor Flight Network which consists of over 130 independent "hubs" across America. Honor Flight's mission is "to transport America's veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit those memorials dedicated to honor the service and sacrifices of themselves and their friends.""I was impressed with the...



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