Aug. 28, 2017
Face of Defense: Son of Fallen Guardsman Enlists on Parents' Anniversary
RICHMOND, Va. —
In front of friends and family, Pvt. Paul David Kelly, 19, raised his right hand and enlisted into the Virginia Army National Guard, twenty years after his parents married and 10 years after losing his father in Iraq. Both of his parents served in the military and following in their footsteps was always one of his goals, Kelly said.