Choir sings impromptu ‘Battle Hymn of Republic’ for fallen soldier aboard flight

As Diane Hollifield Cupp was on her returning flight from Germany to Atlanta after touring a concentration camp she had no idea that she would be on the same flight as a WWII soldier. But when the Iowa Ambassadors of Music Choir began singing ‘Glory, glory, Hallelujah’ as they let the soldier of the plane, “to see those young people do that just melted my heart,” she told Channel 2 Action News. “It was absolutely beautiful, to see the respect that these kids had, I just had to capture it.”

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