Jerald L. Wallace
Tomb PositionAssistant Relief Commander, Sentinel
Highest Military RankSgt./ E-5
Tomb DatesDec 1979 - Jun 1981
Military DatesDec 1976 - Jun 1981
Society MembershipFounding Father
Home City / StateFt. Myers, FL
Awards & DecorationsGCM, parachute badge, Tomb-guard badge
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Did you know?
How many steps does the Sentinel take during their 'walk' by the Tomb of the Unknowns and why?
Twenty-one steps. It alludes to the twenty-one gun salute, which is the highest honor given any military or foreign dignitary.