Kentucky Soldier Honored In Berea

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BEREA, KY. (WTVQ): A Kentucky soldier that went missing in action was honored in Berea.

Rolling Thunder held a ceremony for Captain Hugh “Mac” Byrd.

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Byrd and Lt. Kevin O’Brien haven’t been heard from in 50 years.

According to Rolling Thunder, their plane went down in 1969 when they served in Vietnam.

Rolling Thunder placed a wreath at Berea cemetery as a reminder he hasn’t been forgotten.

Byrd’s sister came from Virginia to take part in the ceremony.