Ancestry.com Connection

Ancestry.com is an American genealogy company based in Lehi, Utah. The largest for-profit genealogy company in the world, it operates a network of genealogical, historical records, veteran’s records and related genetic genealogy websites. Fold3™ is with Ancestry.com and provides online access to US military records, including the stories, photos and documents of men and women… Continue reading Ancestry.com Connection

The Gail S. Halvorsen “Candy Bomber” Veterans Center

Orem VA Clinic is now called the “Candy Bomber” Veterans Center In May of 2022, the United States House of Representatives passed Congressman Curtis and Senator Lee’s bill renaming the Orem VA Clinic to The Gail S. Halvorsen “Candy Bomber” Veterans Center. The bill was signed into law by President Joe Biden in June of… Continue reading The Gail S. Halvorsen “Candy Bomber” Veterans Center

Berlin Airlift Veterans Meet and Remember Sept 27-Oct 1, 2022

Sept 27-Oct 1 2022 Spirit of Freedom at Dayton

Seventy-three years ago in 1949 on September 30, the Berlin Airlift officially ended with the last airplane flying out of Rhein Main Air Force base in Germany. Meet and Remember On September 27-October 1, 2022 Berlin Airlift organizations gathered near Dayton, Ohio Wright Patterson Air Force Base Hope Hotel  to remember and celebrate the Berlin… Continue reading Berlin Airlift Veterans Meet and Remember Sept 27-Oct 1, 2022

A Storybook Christmas

Storybook Christmas

The Candy Bomber Tree This December at BYU-Idaho (Rexburg, ID), in accordance with their yearly tradition of creating a Christmas Tree Lane at the Manwaring Center, each department decorated a tree for this year’s theme: “A Storybook Christmas.” And yes, you guessed it, among the 20-30 trees throughout the building there was a Candy Bomber… Continue reading A Storybook Christmas