Local veteran honors heroes by holding flag on Hwy 99 overpass

Posted at 12:44 PM, May 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-27 15:44:50-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — On this Memorial Day a 23ABC photographer spotted Charles Fowler, a veteran who served in the Air Force during the Gulf War, holding a flag on the 7th Standard Road overpass at Hwy 99.

Fowler tells us that he wanted to honor the men and women who never made it home after fighting for our country.

If you see Fowler make sure you wave and tell him thank you for his service!

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