Maj. Gen. Larry Lafrenz presents a flag from the burial service for Sgt. James Holtom to Holtom's fiancee, Melissa Sewell Tuesday afternoon at the Idaho Veterans Cemetery. In the background, Maj. Gen. Lawrence Johnson presents a flag to Sgt. Holtom's father, David Holtom.
Maj. Gen. Larry Lafrenz presents a flag from the burial service for Sgt. James Holtom to Holtom's fiancee, Melissa Sewell Tuesday afternoon at the Idaho Veterans Cemetery. In the background, Maj. Gen. Lawrence Johnson presents a flag to Sgt. Holtom's father, David Holtom. Joe Jaszewski / Idaho Statesman
Maj. Gen. Larry Lafrenz presents a flag from the burial service for Sgt. James Holtom to Holtom's fiancee, Melissa Sewell Tuesday afternoon at the Idaho Veterans Cemetery. In the background, Maj. Gen. Lawrence Johnson presents a flag to Sgt. Holtom's father, David Holtom. Joe Jaszewski / Idaho Statesman

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