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Holy Cross Magazine Podcast: Guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

November 9th, 2021 by 

In the latest episode of the Holy Cross Magazine Podcast, Col. Patrick Roddy Jr. ’99, commander of the 3rd U.S. Infantry, takes listeners inside two of the many unique duties of his high-profile regiment, specifically, executing military funerals at Arlington National Cemetery and continuous guard over the Tomb of the Unknown Solider, which celebrates its centennial on Nov. 11.

Roddy, who was profiled in the Fall 2021 issue of Holy Cross Magazine, takes listeners inside the preparation, detail and demands behind those two solemn duties, and shares other fascinating information visitors may not know about these national landmarks.

Listen to this episode here or on your favorite podcast app, including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Stitcher, Deezer or Amazon Alexa via Tune-In (“Alexa, play the Holy Cross Magazine Podcast”).

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