Udall honors life of Army Sgt. Daniel Tallouzi, sacrifice of mother

U.S. Senator Tom Udall honored the life of First Army Sergeant Daniel Tallouzi today in a speech on the floor of the United States Senate.

Sgt. Tallouzi suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury, which left him in a coma, while serving in Baghdad in September, 2006. Udall first met Sgt. Tallouzi when he visited him at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He was buried today in Albuquerque.

The following are Senator Udall’s remarks as delivered:

“Mr. President,

“I rise today to honor two American heroes.

“The first is Army Sergeant Daniel Tallouzi.