Chicago area woman honors her husband's world war II service, 40 years after his death

By Sgt. David LietzJune 18, 2019

The family of Aida Bonsonto pauses for a photo with Brig. Gen. Kris A. Belanger, Commanding General, 85th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command and a wedding dress made from a World War II parachute that her husband sent home. Belanger was asked to pick up the dress and deliver it to the 82nd Airborne Division War Museum at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. David Lietz)
 
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The family of Aida Bonsonto pauses for a photo with Brig. Gen. Kris A. Belanger, Commanding General, 85th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command and a wedding dress made from a World War II parachute that her husband sent home. Belanger was asked to pick up the dress and deliver it to the 82nd Airborne Division War Museum at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. David Lietz)   (Photo Credit: Sgt. David Lietz) VIEW ORIGINAL