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Veteran encourages other vets to enjoy Honor Flight trip when they can

Now both Dick Morrill and Kilroy have been there.Morrill, a World War II Navy veteran from Carson City, recalls with joy in his voice the recent Honor Flight trip from Reno to the East Coast and urges other vets to go if possible. The 85-year-old retired salesman was on the first Honor Flight from Northern Nevada a week ago.“We had a super time and the people who ran the thing from here were excellent,” Morrill said Friday at the Carson City Senior Center. “I would recommend it to any World War II veteran.”Morrill, a salesman with AAA (American Automobile Association) …

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