FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- The Fort Sam Houston Caisson Section and Honor Guard Platoon carry Army Sgt. Gilberto Sanchez to the caisson wagon to be taken to his final resting place Jan. 23 at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. Sanchez, a Korean War medic, went missing 60 years ago in December 1950 when his position was overrun at the battle of Chosin Reservoir.

Finally home - Korean War veteran laid to rest after 60 years

The Fort Sam Houston Caisson Section and Honor Guard Platoon carry Army Sgt. Gilberto Sanchez to the caisson wagon to be taken to his final resting place Jan. 23 at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery....READ MORE

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USARNORTH conducts Homeland Defense and Civil Support operations, and Theater Security Cooperation activities, as the U.S. Northern Command Joint Force Land Component Command and the Army Service Component Command in order to protect the American people and their way of life.

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U.S. Army North is the Army's Center of Excellence for Civil Support and Domestic Operations and U.S. Northern Command's "GoTo" command to lead, coordinate and support DoD land domain operations in NORTHCOM's area of responsibility.

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