James Meredith: Civil rights icon reunited with military escorts 53 years later at Fort Hood Black History Month Observance
James H. Meredith (second from right), a prominent civil rights activist, and Gary L. Hackbarth (left), George Lewis (second from left) and Robert Taylor (right), veterans from 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th MP Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas, respond to questions from the local and national media during a African-American/Black History Month Observance event Feb. 25, 2016, at Fort Hood. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alexander Skripnichuk, 13th Public Affairs Detachment)

Photo by: Sgt. Alex Skripnichuk |  VIRIN: 160225-A-DU810-042.JPG