Bernie Emerson was 31 that day. He had come from Wisconsin to work at the Anniston Army Depot. He ran outside and saw the bus burn right on the road outside his house, where he still lives. He often tells the story to people who stop to see the historical marker.
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We’ll always remember you Rosebowl. ARMY, We’re so beautiful and shined brighter than anyone else. We promise that we’ll come back. Thank U 🥺😍 고마워요 아미 💜💕
Thank you for having an amazing time with us even though it was raining. I'm not afraid of the rain any more. Because ARMY, you are my umbrella!!! ARMY, 싸랑해요 🥺💜☂️😌 Thx Chicago!!
I’ll never forget today. Tonight, I’m the happiest man in the world. It’s all thanks to you, ARMY. London! Wembley! LOVE U! 🥺💜👏