Army veteran to be buried alone in Killeen, Texas

February 26, 2019

Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery has invited the public to attend the funeral of Hugh Gary Bryan, an Army veteran with no identified next of kin.

"Specialist Bryan is not expected to have anyone attend his funeral, as no next-of-kin could be contacted. Please help us spread the word and ensure that our United States Army Veteran is not buried alone. Members of the Central Texas community are welcome to attend," reads an announcement from Texas Veterans Land Board Chairman George P. Bush.

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Bryan served in the Army from June 20, 1955, to May 10, 1961, according to American Military News.

The ceremony is to be held at Central Texas Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Tx. at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019.

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