Sep 21, 2013
The Texas Children's Choir together with the TexHill Wing of the Commemorative Air Force is hosting... read moreThe Texas Children's Choir together with the TexHill Wing of the Commemorative Air Force is hosting a special event on the Saturday before Veteran's Day at the Hondo Airport to Honor Our Veterans. Two Legendary Veterans will be with us that day. Gates open at 10 am and the days schedule begins at 11 am. The Texas Children's Choir will be performing patriotic songs, the United State Air Force Band of the West will be there performing as well. There will be a flag retirement ceremony and presentations by Colonel Gail Halvorsen, WWII Vet a.k.a The Candy Bomber and General Borling, Vietnam War POW in Hanoi will present "Taps on the Wall".
War planes from the WWII period will be on site and will also be doing fly overs during the day. And our day will end with a candy bombing re-enactment where Col. Halvorsen will drop thousands of candy bars with parachutes from the air. view less