Posted by Pat Kinney
on Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Robert Cowles had been as far west from Iowa as Korea, but never as far east as Washington, D.C. -- until Sept. 25. That's when the 86-year-old received from long-overdue thanks for being shot at some 65 years ago on that faraway peninsula. He was one of more than 90 military veterans making the latest Cedar Valley Honor Flight to see Washington, D.C. military memorials.