After placing a wreath at the Tomb of The Unknown, as well as delivering a Memorial Day speech, President Donald Trump as well as Vice-President Mike Pence walked to place flowers on the headstone of First Lieutenant Robert Kelly -son of DHS Secretary General John Kelly- who was killed in Afghanistan in 2010.
Along the route through section #60 (reserved for Iraq as well as Afghanistan conflict) the President as well as Vice-President met with families of the fallen, our nation’s finest.
Obviously, many were overwhelmed as well as emotional as President Trump as well as VP Pence listened to them talk about their sons, daughters, spouses, moms as well as dads.
The last picture shows DHS Secretary, General John Kelly, together with his family President Trump as well as Vice-President Pence at the final resting place for his son, First Lieutenant Robert Kelly.
In 2010 First Lieutenant Robert Kelly was killed in action when he stepped on a landmine while leading a platoon of Marines on a patrol in Sangin, Afghanistan. Lieutenant Kelly was a former enlisted Marine as well as was on his third combat tour, as well as his first combat tour as a U.S. Marine Corps infantry officer at the time of his death.