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All That For A Flag?

Yes Michelle, for it's the last measure of comfort that is given to our departing heroes.

Sgt. Brent Austin, casket team leader, Honor Guard Company, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), teaches members of the Sacramento Police Department Honor Guard how to fold a flag on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., Apr. 9. The Old Guard’s primary mission is to lay fallen servicemembers to rest in Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Old Guard Soldiers can conduct up to 10 funerals in one day. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Luisito Brooks)