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    A Joint Full Military Honors Funeral Service is Conducted for Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld [Image 1 of 6]

    A Joint Full Military Honors Funeral Service is Conducted for Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld

    ARLINGTON, VA, UNITED STATES

    08.23.2021

    Photo by Elizabeth Fraser  

    Arlington National Cemetery

    Members from five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces conduct a joint full military honors funeral service for former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld in Section 34 of Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, August 23, 2021.

    Rumsfeld was Secretary of Defense for Presidents Gerald R. Ford and George W. Bush, as well as a three-term U.S. Congressman from Illinois (1963-1969), director of the Office of Economic Opportunity (1969-1970), U.S Representative to NATO (1973-1974) and the White House Chief of Staff under President Gerald Ford (1974-1975). He served in the U.S. Navy from 1954-1957 as a naval aviator and flight instructor. He transferred to the Naval Reserve in 1957 and then to the Individual Ready Reserve in 1975 when he became Secretary of Defense. Rumsfeld retired from the Naval Reserve with the rank of captain in 1989.

    (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser / Arlington National Cemetery / released)

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    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 08.23.2021
    Date Posted: 08.25.2021 15:07
    Photo ID: 6802108
    VIRIN: 210823-A-IW468-320
    Resolution: 7360x4912
    Size: 19.03 MB
    Location: ARLINGTON, VA, US 

    Web Views: 272
    Downloads: 2

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