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Field of Honor

Aug. 11, 2012 3:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Witness the gathering of The Greatest Generation for the world premier of "Honor Flight," a moving documentary detailing the emotional journeys of World War II veterans to the memorial in their honor in Washington, D.C. This event also features Navy Leap Frogs parachuting into Miller Park, fireworks, tailgating, live music and more.

Miller Park
One Miller Park Way
Milwaukee, WI 53214
414-902-4400
http://brewers.com
Venue Description:
The home of the Brewers is truly a sight to behold. From its unique, retractable roof to its state-of-the-art facilities, Miller Park is a tribute to Major League Baseball in Wisconsin. With a capacity of 42,000, its intimate feel offers fans a one-of-a-kind experience. Miller Park offers all the amenities, including Friday's Front Row Sports Grill, the NYCE Stadium Club and 70 suites.

Recent OnMilwaukee.com story about Field of Honor

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Milwaukee veterans featured in new Honor Flight documentary

Published Aug. 9, 2012

Orville Lemke answered the call of duty in 1944 at the age of 20. Sixty-six years later, he saw the monument built in his honor by a grateful nation. His story and those of fellow Wisconsin veterans will be featured in Freethink Media's new documentary, "Honor Flight," which premiers at Miller Park this Saturday at the Field of Honor event.

Miller Park
http://www.starsandstripeshonorflight.org/
http://www.starsandstripeshonorflight.org/events.php
http://milwaukee.brewers.mlb.com/mil/fan_forum/fieldofhonor.jsp