POSTED: Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 6:08pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 14, 2011 - 9:44am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The state senate held its annual Military Family Day to honor Louisiana's fallen heroes on May 24.
Nineteen fallen soldiers were honored today with a resolution read to their families by state senator Robert Marionneaux, and 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.