Veterans Ceremonies Kick Off at Fort Polk

fortpolkvetsdayThere’s a moving reminder of how veterans saved this nation that kicked off at Fort Polk.

The traditional ceremony features the NCO Academy’s performance of “I Am the Sergeant.” Veterans of all ages render honors at the wreath while Shawn McCartney plays Amazing Grace. It’s a special time for the commanding general.

The entire group honors 109-year-old Frank Livingston of Lake Charles. He served the nation during World War Two. And it’s a reminder that these war heroes won’t be around forever.

KLAX ABC 31 News 11/7/14