Retired general set to lead Vail parade

3rd July, 2014 by

By scott miller

VAIL — It’s time for Jack Chain to see if his old uniform still fits. Chain, who retired in 1991 as a four-star general in the U.S. Air Force, is a little shorter than in his service days — time will do that — but remains fit and eager for the action at the Vail America Days Parade on Friday. Chain will lead a group of veterans to start off the parade. The veterans have led the parade for years. Some march. Others ride in military-surplus Jeeps rounded up by Buddy Sims, another Air Force veteran who’s long been active …

Source: Vail Daily Feed



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