As pointed out by my favorite airman, Memorial Day is exclusively a day to remember those that died during service, but it’s almost impossible to honor their memory without being acutely aware of those that survived and those that continue to survive and fight.

The Story of Stars and Stripes Honor Flight is a documentary about one last mission for the surviving veterans of WWII. With some impressive camera work and what will most likely be invaluable interviews with those that fought in the last Great War, this trailer might lead to a few tears or pride and poignancy.

The main goal might be to bring as many WWII vets to the war memorial in DC, but the end result appears to be something much greater than that. Just in time for Memorial Day, check out this trailer for yourself:

Would you go see it?

Source: is trying to get 5,000,000 people to see the video (and a hat tip to my wife for sharing this).

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