Mitch and Laura Mitchell

Mitch and Laura Mitchell

Married couple

Left, Penn State alumnus Garrett “Mitch” Mitchell, age 97, who piloted C-54 Skymaster transport planes during World War II, logging 69 missions, shows on a globe the route he flew from India to China and back. Right, Laura Mitchell, age 96, Mitch's wife, served at Richmond Army Hospital in Virginia as a registered nurse during World War II.

IMAGE: Kaleb Cook, Penn State Office of Strategic Communications