Honor flight prepares to take Kern County WWII Veterans to the Nations Capitol

The flight leaves on Friday morning

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Some Kern County WWII Veterans are gearing up for the honor flight. 

Veterans met with their guardians early Saturday morning to prepare for the flight. 

The flight leaves on Friday morning and returns Sunday. 

The Program provides travel accommodations to the veterans to help them get to the Nations Capitol to see the memorial to the WWII Veterans. 

The memorial has been in the process of being built for 65 years. 

The community is welcome to show their support at the veteran's departure on Friday morning or their arrival on Sunday. 

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