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Hundt family shares stories of "Rocky" Hundt

Donald "Rocky" Hundt was a member of the first Freedom Honor Flight out of La Crosse in October of 2008. He passed away on September 25, 2012 at the age of 86. As Veteran's Day approaches, we offer this story as a tribute to all who have served.

 

November 6, 2019

By Bryan Hundt

On militaryspot.com, it’s suggested that to honor veterans on Veteran’s day, we ask them about their time in the military and really listen to their answers. Here are some of the stories our dad shared about his time serving in the Army Air Force during WWII. His stories help me remember to be grateful to all those who’ve sacrificed so much for our country and our freedom.

In September of 1943, at the age of 17, Donald “Rocky” Hundt enlisted in the United States A...



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