West Point Graduate gets emotional during graduation

U.S. Army photo by: Staff Sgt. Vito T. Bryant
U.S. Army photo by: Staff Sgt. Vito T. Bryant

West Point Graduate Alix Idrache got emotional on Saturday May 21 as he graduates from the U.S. Military at West Point.  He says “I am from Haiti and never did I imagine that such honor would be one day bestowed upon me, knowing that one day I will be a pilot is humbling beyond words.  I could not help but be flooded with emotions knowing that I will be leading these men and women who are wiling to give their all to preserve what we evaluate as the American way of life.”

This photo got thousands of likes on Facebook.  Linda Spears on Facebook wrote “This is a true feeling of accomplishment. 4 years of mental, physical and emotional moments. This takes duty Honor, and Country to a new level. I would like to wish the entire Class of 2016 God’s speed.”

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