• Soldiers from The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) provide full military honors in the burial of retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr. Haig was a four-star Army General who served as a senior adviser to three presidents.  He died at the age of 85 and was buried at Arlington National Cemetery on March 2, 2010.

    Haig Funeral

    Soldiers from The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) provide full military honors in the burial of retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr. Haig was a four-star Army General who served as a senior adviser to three presidents. He died at the age...

  • A caparisoned (riderless) horse followed the casket team during the funeral for retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr. Haig was buried in Section 30 joining President William H. Taft, Gen. Omar Bradley and Robert Todd Lincoln in this section.

    Haig Funeral

    A caparisoned (riderless) horse followed the casket team during the funeral for retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr. Haig was buried in Section 30 joining President William H. Taft, Gen. Omar Bradley and Robert Todd Lincoln in this section.

  • General Peter W. Chiarelli, (left) vice chief of staff of the U.S. Army, and Maj. Gen. Karl Horst, commanding general JFHQ-NCR and The U.S. Army Military District of Washington, at the funeral for retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr. on March 2, 2010.

    Haig funeral

    General Peter W. Chiarelli, (left) vice chief of staff of the U.S. Army, and Maj. Gen. Karl Horst, commanding general JFHQ-NCR and The U.S. Army Military District of Washington, at the funeral for retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr. on March 2, 2010.

  • Patricia Haig commends Col. David P. Anders, commander of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard)for his soldiers' participation in her husband's funeral. Retired Army General Alexander M. Haig Jr.was buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on March 2, 2010.

    Haig's Funeral

    Patricia Haig commends Col. David P. Anders, commander of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard)for his soldiers' participation in her husband's funeral. Retired Army General Alexander M. Haig Jr.was buried with full military honors at...

  • Master Sgt. Allyn H. Van Patten of The United State's Army Band's "Pershing's Own" performs 'Taps' during the March 2, 2010 funeral for retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr at Arlington National Cemetery. Thirty-five members of The United State's Army Band provided their support.

    Haig's Funeral

    Master Sgt. Allyn H. Van Patten of The United State's Army Band's "Pershing's Own" performs 'Taps' during the March 2, 2010 funeral for retired General Alexander M. Haig Jr at Arlington National Cemetery. Thirty-five members of The United State's Army...

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