Hometown Heroes

Trip Triggers Memories

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99-year-old Frank Costa of Las Vegas, NV appears on episode #472 of Hometown Heroes, airing May 19-21, 2017. A native of Geneva, NY, Costa was one of three brothers who served in World War II.

Frank Costa at the National World War II Memorial with Honor Flight Southern Nevada. For more photos, visit the Hometown Heroes Facebook page.

Frank’s time with the 81st Infantry Division in the Pacific is something he buried in his memory for more than 70 years. A recent trip to Washington, D.C. with Honor Flight Southern Nevada brought many of those memories flooding back.

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