Choir Sings ‘Battle Hymn of the Republic’ as WWII Soldier’s Remains Taken off Plane
BY: Alec M. Dent
July 27, 2016
The Iowa Ambassadors of Music Choir found a unique way to honor a fallen World War II veteran.
The choir was on a flight returning from Germany to the United States, along with an Army private who was escorting the remains of a soldier who fought in World War II.
After the plane landed in Atlanta, the pilot announced the private would be exiting the plane first, explaining his mission and that he would be continuing his trip to Houston, the fallen soldier’s final destination.
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