Twenty-One Steps: Guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
- Date: Wednesday, November 10, 2021
- Time: 11:00 am
- Location: Online
November 11, 2021 is the 100th Anniversary of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery. Author Jeff Gottesfeld will read from his children’s book: Twenty-One Steps: Guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier which tells the story of how the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier came into being. Mr. Gottesfeld is joined by a Tomb guard who will explain the rigorous process of being selected as a Tomb guard and the 27-hour shifts of Tomb guard duty: an honor sought by many but for which few are selected.