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Heroes Flight: East Texas veterans observe Changing of the Guard, wreath laying

Published: Oct. 18, 2019 at 11:08 AM CDT
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(KLTV) - It’s day two of Brookshire Grocery Company’s Heroes Flight in Washington, D.C. A group of East Texas veterans who fought for freedom are visiting a city that preserves it.

On Friday morning, the group visited the Arlington National Cemetery, where they observed the Changing of the Guard, as well as a wreath-laying at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

The participants in the latest Heroes Flight watched the changing of the guard at the Tomb of...
The participants in the latest Heroes Flight watched the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Friday. (Source: KLTV Staff)(KLTV Staff)
The participants in the latest Heroes Flight watched the changing of the guard at the Tomb of...
The participants in the latest Heroes Flight watched the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Friday. (Source: KLTV Staff)(KLTV Staff)

Congressman Louie Gohmert will join the group later in the day for a tour of the U.S. Capitol.

Our Blake Holland is with the heroes and will have more throughout the day on East Texas Now and tonight on KLTV 7 News at 6 and 10.

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