CHART: Number of World War II veterans dwindling

April 23, 2013 | 4:18 p.m. CDT
Central Missouri Honor Flight started in 2009. Since its beginning, it has flown more than 1,000 veterans to Washington, D.C. World War II veterans get top priority. The 22nd annual Honor Flight is scheduled for May 7. The graph shows the projected numbers of World War II veterans in Missouri for the next 10 years.

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