At each Tampa Bay Lightning game at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, the organization takes the time to honor one of our servicemen or women. Normally, that individual is at the game for the “Military Standing Salute.”
On Saturday, October 12th, the Lightning added just a little twist.
Amy, John and Jacob Lunn were there to be honored as the family of Captain Matthew Lunn, a 19-year veteran in the U.S. Marines. It was announced that he’s currently serving in Afghanistan, and there was a recorded message to his family.
After the recorded message had played, Capt. Lund was introduced as he was greeted by his family