Veteran embarks on 6,000-mile motorcycle ride to commemorate World War II

Dr. E. Bruce Heilman departs from Quantico, Va., to begin his cross-country trek to raise awareness about the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. The longtime chancellor of Richmond University in Virginia, Heilman is a Marine Corp veteran who fought in the Battle of Okinawa. He will be accompanied by American Legion Riders and will stop at American Legion posts along his journey.

American Legion Riders