Senator Hutchison and the
to Honor the
U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, along with the Texas Air Force Association, invite veterans groups and the public to join them this Veterans Day in honoring our state’s veterans and eighteen Texas Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASP) at a ceremony at the Frontiers of Flight Museum at Love Field in Dallas.
At the event, Senator Hutchison will present each WASP with a gold paged copy of the Congressional Gold Medal legislation that she sponsored and the President signed into law in July.
The Senator and Colonel Jacqueline D. Van Ovost, of the 12th Flying
Lunch will be served afterwards for the WASP and their family members. Light refreshments will be available for the public.
Below is a list of the WASP scheduled to attend, along with their hometowns and additional event information.
Jerrie Phillips Badger
Ann Morgan Hazzard
Dorothy A. Smith Lucas
Susie Winston Bain
Muriel V. Kiester Martin
La Feria, TX
Deanie Bishop Parrish
Eleanor Mickey Brown
Betty Jo Streff Reed
Mary Putnam Vandeventer
Rosa Lea Fullwood Meek Dickerson
Rita Murphy Wischmeyer
Elizabeth Louis “Betty” Whiting
Lois B. Hailey
Jo Myers Wheelis
WHO: U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison and the
WHERE: Frontiers of
WHEN: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at 11:00 AM CST
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