Team Luke honors life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing participate in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance march at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2019. The march was a re-enactment of three protest marches which took place during the Civil Rights Movement in Selma, Ala., 1965.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing participate in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance march at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2019. Martin Luther King Jr. has been celebrated the third Monday in January as a federal holiday since 1986.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing participate in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance march at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2019. Approximately 70 Airmen participated in the march which honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing participate in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance march at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2019. Thunderbolts organized the special observance march to take place three days prior to the federal holiday celebrated Jan. 21 , 2019.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Retired Col. Richard “Dick” Toliver gives a speech during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance ceremony at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2019. Toliver personally met MLK several times during the Civil Rights Movement and shared his experiences with Luke Airmen.

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