Texas governor marks February 2 as Texas Military Heroes Day

Texas governor marks February 2 as Texas Military Heroes Day

TEXAS - Governor Greg Abbott once again declares February 2 as Texas Military Heroes Day.

Texas Military Heroes Day is a day to honor all who have sacrificed and served in the military on behalf of the Lone Star State.

A few of the heroes mentioned by the governor include Audie Murphy, who fought in World War II, and Chris Kyle, who is widely known as the military's most prolific sniper.

A press release by the Office of the Governor states that every February 2 from now on will be Texas Military Heroes Day.

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