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The hero of my childhood, astronaut and Marine Corps pilot, John Glenn is being laid to his final rest in Arlington National Cemetery. Here are some screen shots from the live video;
The astronaut and senator is hailed as a hero at a funeral held on the 74th anniversary of his wedding to wife Annie.
US flags worldwide were ordered flown at half-staff on Thursday as astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, was laid to rest with military honors. Glenn died in December 2016 at the age of 95, after a long career that...Show More Summary
Family and invited guests are gathering at Arlington National Cemetery to say their final goodbyes to astronaut and Sen. John Glenn.
Writings at the time of WWI aimed to construct a religiously diverse and conflicted America into a virtuous, Christian nation. This narrative continued in the cemeteries for the war heroes.
Astronaut and former U.S. Senator John Glenn, who was the first American to orbit Earth, was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery. He died on Dec. 8 at 95 years old.
Family and invited guests are gathering at Arlington National Cemetery to say their final goodbyes to astronaut and Sen. John Glenn. Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, died Dec. … Click to Continue »
Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died in December at age 95. Thursday would have been his 74th wedding anniversary with his widow, Annie Glenn. Continue reading ? The post WATCH: Astronaut John Glenn laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Final funeral rites for astronaut John Glenn will take place Thursday at Arlington National Cemetery.
Final funeral rites for astronaut John Glenn will take place Thursday at Arlington National Cemetery. His family and invited guests, including astronauts and dignitaries, will say goodbye to the first … Click to Continue »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Final funeral rites for astronaut John Glenn will take place Thursday at Arlington National Cemetery. Thousands of mourners visited his casket as it lay in repose at the Ohio Statehouse, and roughly 2,500 people...Show More Summary
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A wreath-laying ceremony is planned for Thursday at the Dayton National Cemetery to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I. Veterans Affairs officials say the … Click to Continue »
War losses may now be identifiable, but the memorial, located in Arlington National Cemetery, serves a bigger purpose.
Arlington leaders indicated the cemetery would need large injections of funding to expand its space and maintain its footprint.
“He was a war hero who could have been buried at the National Cemetery... instead, he ends up in a suitcase dumped in a field in Arkansas”
A nearly $74,000 contract was awarded to a South Dakota university to research stories of veterans buried at the Black Hills National Cemetery. The Black Hills Pioneer (http://bit.ly/2mYqaHw ) reports … Click to Continue »
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is traveling to Israel in a gesture of solidarity spurred by acts of anti-Semitism at Jewish cemeteries, college campuses and community centers across the nation.