Fort Bragg soldier does two hour salute on Memorial Day

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Fort Bragg paratrooper holds 2-hour salute on Memorial Day
A soldier from the 82nd Airborne hopes his act will go viral and inspire others

FAYETTEVILLE -- A Fort Bragg paratrooper is issuing a challenge -- to honor those who serve.

The soldier from the 82nd Airborne set out to do a two hour salute on Skibo Road as a tribute to active duty, retired, reserve and military family members.

The idea was taken from a retired Marine who did a three hour salute.

Read more: Numerous services held in honor of Memorial Day.

The paratrooper hopes to inspire a viral internet challenge to honor everyone who has served.