Honor guard
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Pallbearers from the Military Honors Platoon, U.S. Army North, position themselves to move the casket from the caisson to the bier at Pavilion 4 during the interment ceremony Sept. 10 for retired Lt. Gen. Johnny Johnston at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. A formation of Soldiers from Fort Sam Houston renders honors during the movement. Johnston began his distinguished 35-year infantry career in the Army as a draftee in the Korean War. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Hale Johnston; his son, Greg Johnston; his daughter, Katherine Pittman; and eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO)
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