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Museum of Flight: France Awards Legion of Honor to Three Washington State World War II Veterans at Museum May 10

May 13, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The Museum of Flight issued the following news release, dated May 9:

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- Recipients include Museum volunteer Dick Nelms, 96-year-old B-17 pilot

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On May 10 the Museum will host a presentation ceremony for the French Legion of Honor medal to four Washington-resident World War II veterans. The recipients are Daniel F. McAllister (P-38 aircraft Mechanic), Stanley L. Zemont (demolition squad leader) and Richard (Dick) A. Nelms (B-17 Pilot). Nelms, 96, is a volunteer a...