Military Parents Honored At TRF Parade (VIDEO)

By Chris Smurr - 21Alive
By Rachel Martin - 21Alive

July 12, 2014 Updated Jul 12, 2014 at 6:00 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – At the TRF parade, a personalized flag was presented to the family of Indiana National Guard Specialist Jacob Sexton who passed away in October of 2009.

The flag features a gold star, an eternal flame, and a folded flag over a red background.

The symbols honor those military men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in protecting our country.

This is the 58th flag presentation in the state with the first being in September 2009.

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