Honor. Thank. Inspire. An Honor Flight Chicago Podcast

Honor. Thank. Inspire. Episode IV: WWII Navy USS Franklin Survivor Marion Burns

September 29, 2020

Long-time ABC 7 Chicago reporter Paul Meincke and WWII Navy Seaman Marion Burns discuss Burns' time aboard the USS Franklin, a ship which withstood multiple attacks including a direct bombing hit in March of 1945 that resulted in the loss of more than 800 of his fellow sailors. Burns' powerful story includes his ongoing struggle with PTSD and the impact his Honor Flight Chicago experience had on him.

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