FORT KNOX TO CONDUCT 21-GUN AND 50-GUN SALUTES DEC. 6
By Fort Knox PAO
December 6, 2018 1 / 1 Members of 19th Engineer Battalion will render 21 and 50-gun salutes today in honor of former President George H.W. Bush. VIEW ORIGINAL
A 21-gun salute will be fired by 19th Engineer Battalion Soldiers at Brooks Parade Field today. The firing will begin at noon, and the guns will be fired at 1-minute intervals.
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