I was so completely touched by this today. A funeral procession was passing by and this soldier got out of his jeep to...

Posted by Erin Hester on Thursday, July 6, 2017

INJOPeople on social media are praising a soldier who took time out of his day to stand at attention for a funeral procession as it passed by as it rained.

Erin Hester saw the moment as it unfolded, took a picture, and shared it on her social media so others could appreciate the small, but profound moment.

Her caption for the picture read in part:

I was so completely touched by this today. A funeral procession was passing by and this soldier got out of his jeep to stand at attention in the pouring rain. I always get frustrated when I see cars that don't pull to the side and stop for a procession, but this gentlemen went above and beyond.

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