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SEPTEMBER 13
13-SEP-2012 LynnH

SEPTEMBER 13

Great Lakes National Cemetery

Funeral for my Father-in-Law today.
He was a good man and we will miss him very much.

Traditional grave site military funeral honors include the silent
folding and presentation of a U.S. flag, three rifle volleys
and the playing of “Taps.”

Sony DSLR-A700 ,Sigma 30mm f/1.4 EX DC HSM
1/160s f/9.0 at 30.0mm iso200 full exif

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David Sands17-Sep-2012 11:51
This image is stuning and captures the moment. V
laine15-Sep-2012 22:26
A very moving event I'm sure...my sympathies to your family, Lynn and Tom
Karen Stuebing15-Sep-2012 22:08
This is such a poignant moment during the service along with Taps. Beautiful capture and I'm sorry for your loss.
Ceya15-Sep-2012 11:31
Touching capture. My condolences! V
soulis15-Sep-2012 04:34
Excellent work. V.