Living history


Champaign County resident Red Ketchum poses for photos in a vintage Chevrolet pickup truck at the Vectren Dayton Air Show on Sunday. Ketchum, a World War II veteran of the 8th Air Force was a B-17 gunner who flew in the skies over Europe. He now volunteers several days every week at the Champaign Aviation Museum at Grimes Airport in Urbana where he is sought out by visitors for both his knowlege of history and friendly smile.


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Champaign County resident Red Ketchum poses for photos in a vintage Chevrolet pickup truck at the Vectren Dayton Air Show on Sunday. Ketchum, a World War II veteran of the 8th Air Force was a B-17 gunner who flew in the skies over Europe. He now volunteers several days every week at the Champaign Aviation Museum at Grimes Airport in Urbana where he is sought out by visitors for both his knowlege of history and friendly smile.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_062517mju_das_ketchum2017625161956472.jpgChampaign County resident Red Ketchum poses for photos in a vintage Chevrolet pickup truck at the Vectren Dayton Air Show on Sunday. Ketchum, a World War II veteran of the 8th Air Force was a B-17 gunner who flew in the skies over Europe. He now volunteers several days every week at the Champaign Aviation Museum at Grimes Airport in Urbana where he is sought out by visitors for both his knowlege of history and friendly smile.