Photo by Master Sgt. Beth Holliker

To mark the 20th anniversary of Lt. Mike Young’s passing, Lt. Col. Tim Moses, 180th FW Operations Support Squadron Commander, carried with him an American flag and a United States Air Force flag and flew up the coast of Lake Huron and over the crash site, where a memorial in Lt. Young’s name now stands. The Air Force flag was presented to the Young family in honor of their sacrifice all of those years ago.180th Fighter Wing members, along with family and friends of pilot, Lt. Mike Young gathered for a small memorial honoring the pilot, 20 years after Young died when his A-7 Corsair crashed during a routine training mission. The group gathered at the 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard Base, Swanton, OH, Nov. 30.

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