August's Round Table lecture will take place on Tuesday, August 21, at the Terrebonne Parish Main Branch Library at 6:00pm. This month's speaker will be Lt. Col. Frank Hughes, USAF (Ret.) and his topic will be Special Air Missions. During his time in the Air Force, Col. Hughes transported Presidents Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford. Col. Hughes would also fly 202 air interdiction combat missions during the Vietnam War and was awarded the Bronze Star, the Distinguished Flying Cross, and 10 Air Medals. Pictured below is Col. Hughes with President Ford on Air Force One, who wanted to thank Hughes personally for his service after learning about his retirement.
A reminder that all lectures are free and open to the public!
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