wwii http://wmot.org en Tenn. Vets Donating Their Stories to MTSU's Gore Research Center http://wmot.org/post/tenn-vets-donating-their-stories-mtsus-gore-research-center <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) —Gov. Bill Haslam has declared this Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Recognition Week in Tennessee.</p><p>The governor notes that more than 200 Tennesseans are still missing in action since World War II. No one is sure just how many Tennesseans are former Prisoners of War.</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 16:50:10 +0000 Mike Osborne 16108 at http://wmot.org Tenn. Vets Donating Their Stories to MTSU's Gore Research Center Tennessee Veterans Enjoy "Honor Flight" http://wmot.org/post/tennessee-veterans-enjoy-honor-flight <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) &mdash; A large group of Middle Tennessee veterans are getting an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington D.C.</p><p>About 100 vets and their guardians will depart from Nashville International Airport today on a so-called &ldquo;honor flight&rdquo; to visit the World War II Memorial &nbsp;in the nation&rsquo;s capital.</p><p>The Nashville non-profit Music City Honor Flight is paying for the excursion as a way to thank the veterans for their war-time service.</p> Tue, 08 May 2012 14:45:58 +0000 AP/WMOT 10669 at http://wmot.org