Your News 24/7|Saturday, December 20, 2014
  • Follow Us!

WATCH: World War II veterans discuss their time in service 

Brian Hart (right) showed Bob Mattingly some of the items soldiers would need going into battle.
David Weakley posed in the 'barracks' set up at the Indiana Military Museum during the Salute to WWII Veterans Saturday.

David Weakley posed in the ‘barracks’ set up at the Indiana Military Museum during the Salute to WWII Veterans Saturday.

By Sabrina Westfall

Several World War II veterans visited the Indiana Military Museum over the weekend for the Salute to World War II veterans.

Several veterans said it is important for them to attend the event to not only share their stories, but interact with other veterans from the area.

Corkey Ertle, with the WWII Reenacting Living History, posed in the makeshift bathroom of the barracks.

Corkey Ertle, with the WWII Reenacting Living History, posed in the makeshift bathroom of the barracks.

Brian Hart (right) showed Bob Mattingly some of the items soldiers would need going into battle.

Brian Hart (right) showed Bob Mattingly some of the items soldiers would need going into battle.

Eric Medlock put on his Airborne Division gear.

Eric Medlock put on his Airborne Division gear.

Robert J. Steckler posed with the 1942 Dodge Power Wagon he donated to be restored.

Robert J. Steckler posed with the 1942 Dodge Power Wagon he donated to be restored.

PDF Creator    Send article as PDF