101st AOG/CC visits with local veterans

Col. Gregory Krane, 101st Air Operations Group commander, 601st Air Operations Center, speaks with Marlin Coy, AMVETS Department of Florida Representative to the Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans’ Nursing Home, May 28, prior to  Krane’s Memorial Day commemoration remarks there. During his remarks, Krane talked about the residents’ invaluable sacrifice to service, and then stayed after to visit with the residents and personally extend his thanks to them. (Air Force Photo by Mary McHale)

Col. Gregory Krane, 101st Air Operations Group commander, 601st Air Operations Center, speaks with Marlin Coy, AMVETS Department of Florida Representative to the Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans’ Nursing Home, May 28, prior to Krane’s Memorial Day commemoration remarks there. During his remarks, Krane talked about the residents’ invaluable sacrifice to service, and then stayed after to visit with the residents and personally extend his thanks to them. (Air Force Photo by Mary McHale)

Col. Gregory Krane, 101st Air Operations Group commander, 601st Air Operations Center, greets Maxine Mann, resident of the Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans’ Nursing Home, May 28, following his Memorial Day commemoration remarks there. During his remarks, Krane talked about the residents’ invaluable sacrifice to service, and then stayed after to visit with the residents and personally extend his thanks to them. (Air Force Photo by Mary McHale)

Col. Gregory Krane, 101st Air Operations Group commander, 601st Air Operations Center, greets Maxine Mann, resident of the Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans’ Nursing Home, May 28, following his Memorial Day commemoration remarks there. During his remarks, Krane talked about the residents’ invaluable sacrifice to service, and then stayed after to visit with the residents and personally extend his thanks to them. (Air Force Photo by Mary McHale)

SPRINGFIELD, Fla. --