Dedicated to those valiant strategic airborne reconnaissance crewmembers who
gave their lives during the Cold War, and to their families whose sacrifice
September 6, 1996
We must never forget that freedom is never really free. It is the most costly
thing in the world. Freedom is never paid in a lump sum. Installments come
due in every generation. All any of us can do is offer the generations that
follow a chance for freedom.