3 Crawford County veterans gratified by Honor Flight journey

Roger Rowlinson
John Walker
Richard Rowlinson

BUCYRUS ― Three veterans from Crawford County who occur to be associated made the journey to Washington D.C. with the Honor Flight Columbus program on Thursday.

Richard Rowlinson of Galion, his brother Roger Rowlinson of Bucyrus, and the Rowlinsons’ brother-in-law John Walker of Bucyrus stated they’ll always remember the day-long expertise.

Richard Rowlinson, 77, served within the U.S. Military from about 1966 to 1968, and was stationed in Korea throughout the Vietnam Battle. He was in communications and he arrange communications for President Lyndon Johnson’s employees when the president was coming to go to in Korea.

After serving in Korea, Richard served in Fort Hood, Texas. He additionally hung out in Kentucky and Georgia at Military bases.

He made sergeant after a 12 months within the Military. He entered the service at age 19, having been drafted.

He loved this previous week’s Honor Flight.

Navy service by no means forgotten

Richard stated he was stationed in Korea and his brother Roger could not go within the Military till Richard acquired out of the army. Roger served within the U.S. Military in Thailand.

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