Retired U.S. Navy Commander reflects on the day he returned home
Published 03/03/2013, Duluth News Tribune
Forty years ago last week, David R. Wheat was greeted in Duluth by cheering, flag-waving crowds. A State Trooper escorted him to the family home he hadn’t seen in eight years. Mayor Ben Boo proclaimed Feb. 27, 1973, David Wheat Homecoming Day.Word count: 1210
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