American Hero is Honored with Plane Naming Ceremony

U.S. Army Maj. Gen. James Hoyer, West Virginia National Guard Adjutant General, addresses attendees at an aircraft naming ceremony held 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 Tech. Sgt. De-Juan Haley)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. De-Juan Haley
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