Reagan: Going Home

The trip home begins.

A casket containing the body of former President Reagan is loaded by a military honor guard into a lift truck at Andrews Air Force Base Md., Friday June 11, 2004. Reagan's body will return to California for burial. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
A casket containing the body of former President Reagan is loaded by a military honor guard into a lift truck at Andrews Air Force Base Md., Friday June 11, 2004. Reagan’s body will return to California for burial.
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.

Comments

  1. Proud American from Arkansas says:

    What an honor it must have been to be one of the chosen few to carry President Reagan’s casket. Does anyone have any information on the selection process?

  2. Last Words on Reagan around the Blogosphere
    Seeing a soldier – these are the toughest men I know – standing in salute with tears running down his cheek lets you know just how moving this ceremony was.