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Gulf Coast Honor Flight veterans tour WWII Memorial

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WDAM) - World War Two Veterans with the Mississippi Gulf Coast honor flight toured the National World War Two Memorial around noon Tuesday.

They were led to the memorial as a group by a bagpipe player and were greeted by Sen. Roger Wicker and Rep. Steven Palazzo.

They then took a bus tour of other important sites before heading to a changing of the guard ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.

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