Dakota Midday: John Mollison On Veteran Memorial

May 31, 2016

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Lori Walsh talks live with artist/historian/filmmaker John Mollison of Sioux Falls.  On June 3, Mollison will be part of a ceremony at the Pierre Airport to honor WWII hero John C. Waldron of Ft. Pierre.  An Oglala Sioux, Waldron was killed during the battle at Midway.  As a member of the U.S. Navy, Waldron commanded Torpedo Squadron 8.  He was awarded the Navy Cross, the Purple Heart and a Presidential Unit Citation.  Mollison joins us to tell the story of Waldron and to visit about his recent work with www.oldguysandtheirairplanes.com.