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In Kentucky, an honor guard offers special equine ceremony
A riderless horse and a caisson can often be seen forming a silhouette against the skyline at Camp Nelson Cemetery..
American Legion Carroll Post 143 honors WWI nurse
A monument and headstone were dedicated Friday at the Atlanta cemetery gravesite of an American Red Cross nurse who died..
A heart-rending Four Chaplains ceremony
A heart-rending Four Chaplains ceremony was held on Monday, February 25, 2019, at Ranger Elementary/Middle School, Murphy, N.C., with Post..
American Legion Post 96 (Murphy, N.C.) Honor Guard participated in 57 funerals honoring..
HONOR GUARD The field is lined with stones with names, dates and symbols of fallen soldiers. Each one has a story..
Wreaths Across America in Pocahontas County, W.Va.
Green Bank, WV
The Pocahontas County Veterans Honor Corps participated in the nationwide Wreaths Across America ceremony Saturday at the Arbovale Community Cemetery...
Veterans Day traditional service in Virginia
Fredericksburg , VA
Stafford Post 290 has conducted a Veterans Day memorial service since its beginnings in 1946, This year was no different. Wreaths..
Honor Corps visits county schools
Green Bank, WV
Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The week of Veterans Day is always busy for the Pocahontas County Veterans Honor Corps. Each year, the..
First honor guard ceremony at the new Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center
Northglenn , CO
American Legion Northglenn Post 22 of Northglenn had the honor to be the first honor guard to open the new..
Family receives overdue honors
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 www.cherokeescout.com Murphy, North Carolina Page 1A, 2A By SAMANTHA SINCLAIR email@example.com Ranger Principal Kelley McDonald said Thursday she didn’t think..
Fountain Hills’ Post 58 takes first place at 100th National Convention
Fountain Hills, AZ
American Legion Post 58’s newly formed color guard competed at the 100th National Convention, which was held Aug. 24-30, 2018,..
Post 166 (Goose Creek, S.C.) Honor Guard Person of the Year named
Goose Creek, SC
Mr. 'Mick' Potter was recently voted by his peers as the honor guard's 2018 Member of the Year for American..
Honor Guard in VA Hospice Remembrance Ceremony
Every year in May the Bob Stump VA Medical Center..
VA Hospice Day of Remembrance
Every year the Bob Stump VA Medical Center in Prescott, Arizona, holds a..
Marine Barracks Escort Section
After my tour in Vietnam, I got a transfer to the Philadelphia Marine Barracks. My parents lived in Philly. I became..
Carrying the Colors: a Color Guard's essay from an African-American perspective
It was a clear, hot Memorial Day in Berea, Ohio, when I first experienced the honor of carrying the American..
Reflections of an Honor Guardsman at a winter funeral
On a cold Monday morning in January, I took part in another military funeral with my American Legion post Honor..
Post 31 Color Guard honors fallen Tuskegee Airman 73 years after his death
"We have a funeral"...
Tell City, IN
“We have a funeral”… …and with those four words received by phone from the American Legion Military Honors Detail chaplain, a..
James O. Hall Post 19, Jennings, La., conducts 600th funeral protocol
Members of the honor guard from James O. Hall Post 19 of The American Legion, Department of Louisiana, in Jennings,..
Honor guard of American Legion Post 166 participates in Wreaths Across America
Goose Creek, SC
On Dec. 16 at 1200 hours, Wreaths Across America was observed across the country. Here in South Carolina, that played..
Wreaths Across America, Rock Island National Cemetery
Blue Grass, IA
Blue Grass American Legion Post 711, Blue Grass, Iowa, provided the color guard for the Wreaths Across America ceremony held..
Nicholas County (W.Va.) Honor Guard, Veterans Day 2017
Veterans Day At Post 176, Springfield
A Veterans Day ceremony was held at Post 176 on 11 November 2017, honoring all who served in the great..
Putting the ‘HONOR’ in Honor Guard
The Post 379 Honor Guard's primary mission is to represent The American Legion at all public, official and unofficial ceremonies..
Little River, S.C., Honor Guard
North Myrtle Beach, SC
The Bamberg Military Police Association reunion (62 MPs; 501 MPs & 793 MPs; Germany 1970-75) was held in North Myrtle..
Color Guard leads September 11 remembrance ceremony
It was a cool, crisp morning as more than 50 community members, leaders and Legion Family members gathered together to..
Flag retirement ceremony
This is a picture pf the St. Tammany Honor Guard with the Daughters of the American Revolution, after a flag..
St. Tammany Parish Honor Guard
The St. Tammany Parish Honor Guard participated in the Madisonville July 4 parade and ceremony. Members from American Legion Post..
Never quit and keep active
“Keep Active” is the motto of Joseph “Joe” H. Little, a 89-year-old member of the Moundsville Honor Guard, American Legion..
Armstrong County American Legion Honor Guard
Armstrong County, PA
Made up of Legion members from several posts within Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, this honor guard provides funerals throughout the county...
Marine Corps Ira Hayes Detachment 002 Phoenix, Ariz.
Marine Corps Ira Hayes Detachment 002, Phoenix, Ariz., Color Guard Awarded "First Place" Nov. 11, 2016, honoring "Vietnam Veterans" at..
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