New York Army National Guard Honor Guard Performs Funerals
Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Paul Fanning, New York Army National Guard
The flag-covered casket of New York Army National Guard 1st Lt. Joseph Theinert is borne from Our Lady of the Isle Church on Shelter Island, N.Y., by members of the New York Military Forces Honor Guard on June, 11, 2010. Theinert was the most recent New York National Guard casualty from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The New York Military Forces Honor Guard expect to perform more than 10,600 military funerals, mostly for World War II veterans, in 2011.
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