Entries by Jerry Yellin

PTSD is a grave for a living human being

Luke Jensen had no idea what to do until he met Captain Jerry Yellin, a 91-year old World War II veteran. Yellin had been there and done that since the end of the war in 1945. ‪#‎PTSD‬ ‪#‎WWIIVet‬ http://www.examiner.com/article/ptsd-is-a-grave-for-a-living-human-being


Honor Flight includes Jerry Yellin, pilot of final WWII mission

Wednesday’s trip was Yellin’s first Honor Flight to visit memorials in Washington, D.C., although the resident of Fairfield, Iowa, had seen them several times before. The group departed from the Air National Guard’s 122nd Fighter Wing and Fort Wayne International Airport, which began its life as a military air base during WWII. Please click the link […]

Captain Jerry Yellin : The National Press Club

Captain Jerry Yellin gave the luncheon speech in the McClendon Room of The National Press Club on Thursday, September 17th. Jerry spoke about war, peace, and healing.  The event was hosted by Ken Dalecki, Commander of the National Press Club’s American Legion Post 20. After his inspiring speech, Captain Yellin took some time with Commander Ken Dalecki, and […]

Jerry Yellin, Honored by Air Force Association

“Special recognition goes to the national grassroots campaign and the collaborative efforts of many who share a common goal of preserving the legacy of the Greatest Generation which culminated with the World War II 70th Anniversary Commemoration. Their efforts will continue to inspire future generations, especially the youth of our country.” AFA Proclamation Captain Jerry […]