American Hero is Honored with Plane Naming Ceremony

A local news reporter records a speech given by U.S. Army Maj. Gen. James Hoyer, the Adjutant General of the West Virginia National Guard, at a C-130H plane naming ceremony Dec. 7, 2017 at McLaughlin Air National Guard Base, Charleston, W.Va. The aircraft was given the name “The General Mac” to honor Brig. Gen. (ret) James K. McLaughlin, who founded the West Virginia Air National Guard and was a pilot in World War II with the famous Eight Air Force. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman Caleb Vance)

PHOTO BY: Airman Caleb Vance
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