An honor guard leads a contingent from McConnell Air Force Base in the Veterans Day parade on Main Street in Wichita. (Nov. 5, 2011)
An honor guard leads a contingent from McConnell Air Force Base in the Veterans Day parade on Main Street in Wichita. (Nov. 5, 2011) The Wichita Eagle
An honor guard leads a contingent from McConnell Air Force Base in the Veterans Day parade on Main Street in Wichita. (Nov. 5, 2011) The Wichita Eagle

Military service: A Kansas tradition

November 06, 2011 1:00 AM

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