11:30am - 2:30pm
Dallas Baptist University
3000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Remembering our fallen military heroes who chose selfless acts of bravery in securing freedom for others.
Filmed on this occasion were 102 year-old Santiago Diaz, a medic at the Battle of Guadalcanal, one of the bloodiest of WWII, who earned his citizenship while at war, and 98 year-old Sgt Major Robert Blaknit, landing on Omaha Beach at Normandy with 900 men under his command on D-Day, June 6, 1944. View their inspiring and moving stories of service.
Santiago Diaz at 102 from Sentinel Video on Vimeo.
Sergeant Major Blatnik from Sentinel Video on Vimeo.