Senate honors Louisiana's fallen

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 6:43pm

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Today the State Senate held its annual Military Family Day to honor Louisiana's fallen heroes.

Nineteen fallen soldiers were honored today with a resolution read to their families by State Senator Robert Marionneaux.
each family was also given a flag.

This day was started by Marionneaux in 2005, to recognize the how these brave servicemen made the ultimate sacrifice.

"They want us to have what we have, you can't ask for better than that, do i want my kids over there? No. I understand that." said Mary Draughn, Mother of three who served in the Marine Corps
 

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