Below is a picture of WWII veteran Floyd Welch from Honor Flight “KILO” in November of 2015. This picture was taken at the WWII Memorial in Washington DC. Mr Welch served on the USS Maryland and survived the attack on Pearl Harbor. He is at Pearl Harbor today for the ceremonies commemorating the 75th anniversary of the attack.
RI Fire Chiefs Honor Flight chairman, Chief George Farrell, ret. is pictured here (right) with Brian Welch, who accompanied his father on that Honor Flight.
Click on the file above to listen to Chief Farrell’s interview with Gene Valicenti on WPRO radio this morning.