Trump Welcomes the Walking Marine’ to White House (Reports).

President Donald Trump greeted Terry Sharpe, a former marine and Vietnam veteran, who walked from his hometown of Stokesdale, North Carolina to Washington, D.C. to raise awareness about the high suicide rate of veterans.

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Trump was joined at the White House by Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie.

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Members of Sharpe’s support team also visited the White House for the event.

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According to the government, 22 veterans commit suicide everyday on average.

Sharpe has been making the trek to raise awareness for the past eight years.

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