Civil Air Patrol

Milwaukee Squadron Honors Area Veteran

 In preparation for Memorial Day, members from the Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 used their meeting time to honor local Medal of Honor recipient, Captain (Capt) Lance Sijan.  Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 has conducted an annual memorial to a veteran at his/her final resting place for the last seven years.  This annual event is conducted by the unit’s A-Flight, which consists of Cadet Non-Commissioned Officers (NCOs).  Captain Lance Sijan was a United States Air Force fighter pilot who succumbed to his injuries after his plane went down while on mission over Laos in 1973.  Captain Sijan’s final resting place is at Arlington Park Cemetery in Greenfield, WI

 

 

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