“It’s the American Warrior Story”

On February 2, Texas governor Greg Abbot declared a state holiday in honor of Chris Kyle, on the second anniversary of his death. The Houston ABC13 news crew came to U.S.VETS to talk to Jeremy Williams, a former Marine who served three tours in Iraq and now works at U.S.VETS – Houston.

U.S.VETS staff member Jeremy Williams, during his service in Iraq.

U.S.VETS staff member Jeremy Williams, during his service in Iraq.

Williams said being a warrior — protecting and sacrificing — comes with a price. He now helps other veterans cope through his work at U.S.VETS.

“It’s not just something you can turn the lights switch off and walk out of the room,” he explained. “The light stays on. The door stays open.”

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