Rep. Vaughan to push weekend burials for active military killed in line of duty

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 09, 2019 3:00 AM CT | Published: December 09, 2019 3:00 AM CT

State Rep. Kevin Vaughan is set to sponsor legislation enabling active-duty soldiers such as Army Maj. Trevor Joseph of Collierville, a decorated soldier killed this fall in a Black Hawk crash at Fort Polk in Louisiana, to be buried on weekends at Tennessee Veterans Cemeteries.

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