Arlington National Cemetery
A St. Paul man will receive a national honor at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia on Friday.
With their bodies bundled up against December’s biting cold, patriotism and honor stood hand-in-hand on the frozen ground of Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
The men, including Army Air Forces Tech. Sgt. Robert L. Christopherson of Blue Earth, Minn., were buried in a single casket with full military honors Wednesday.
A Marine from Minnesota will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery on Tuesday.