Heritage on parade

Personnel from Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga. including the 94th Airlift Wing and the 22nd Air Force Headquarters, along with various organizations from Warner Robins Air Force Base, Ga., dressed in period uniforms for the July 4 "Salute 2 America" parade in downtown Atlanta. They were followed by members in dress blues, flight suits, and battle dress uniforms, making up three flights representing the Air Force.(U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Personnel from Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga. including the 94th Airlift Wing and the 22nd Air Force Headquarters, along with various organizations from Warner Robins Air Force Base, Ga., dressed in period uniforms for the July 4 "Salute 2 America" parade in downtown Atlanta. They were followed by members in dress blues, flight suits, and battle dress uniforms, making up three flights representing the Air Force.(U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Nacoleon Hillsman, a young cameraman, records the Mini C-17 Globemaster as it makes its way down the parade route while participating in the "Salute 2 America" parade held in downtown Atlanta during 4th of July celebrations. The Mini C-17 Globemaster and its crew are from Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina.(U.S. Air Force Photo/Don Peek)

Nacoleon Hillsman, a young cameraman, records the Mini C-17 Globemaster as it makes its way down the parade route while participating in the "Salute 2 America" parade held in downtown Atlanta during 4th of July celebrations. The Mini C-17 Globemaster and its crew are from Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina.(U.S. Air Force Photo/Don Peek)

Chief Master Sgt. Kay Mack, riding in a 1964 Chevrolet Corvette and in his original uniform, represents the Vietnam Veterans of Georgia at the "Salute to America" parade in downtown Atlanta on the 4th of July.(U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Chief Master Sgt. Kay Mack, riding in a 1964 Chevrolet Corvette and in his original uniform, represents the Vietnam Veterans of Georgia at the "Salute to America" parade in downtown Atlanta on the 4th of July.(U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)