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The History Behind the 21-Gun Salute - US Military - About.com
Land batteries, having a greater supply of gunpowder, were able to fire three guns for every shot fired afloat, hence the salute by shore batteries was 21 guns.
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Military Funeral Honors - US Military - About.com
This commonly is confused with an entirely separate honor, the 21-gun salute. But the number of individual gun firings in both honors evolved the same way.
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Funeral Honors - U.S. Military FAQs
This is often mistaken by the laymen as a 21-gun salute, although it is entirely different (in the military, a "gun" is a large-calibered weapon. The three volleys are ...
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Guns, weapons, & Explosions - US Military - About.com
Sound files of military weapons, guns, and explosions. ... 21 Gun Salute · 21 Gun Salute -- RealMedia Streaming Audio File. Share ...
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21 Gun Salute - US Military - About.com
Military Sound File: gun salute player index free microsoft sound files color 000000.
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Policies and Procedures Index - U.S. Military - Net Links
Policies and Procedures. 21 Gun Salute The history of the 21 Gun Salute, which is used to render honors to deceased veterans. Are we too Casual About War?
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Military Jokes and Humor -- Marines Farewell Salute - US Military
Marines Farewell Salute. ... this part of the days festivities, I saw 21 United States Marines in full dress, with M-16s, fire a 21 gun salute to the outgoing President.
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Military History: Military Funeral Customs, military ... - AllExperts
May 6, 2004 ... military funeral customs, gun salute, heartfelt sympathy: Dear Terri, First, let me extend my heartfelt sympathy for your loss and here are the ...
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Veterans Day in Memphis - About.com
... town square will be hosting a celebration with music, refreshments, stories from veterans, and a 21 gun salute and taps by the Marine Corps League.
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Noon Day Gun Hong Kong Visitors Guide - About.com
In the early 1900's an overenthusiastic employee of Jardine and Matheson, one of Hong Kong's most influential companies at the time, fired the gun to salute ...
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