A 21-gun salute is the most commonly recognized of the customary gun salutes
that are performed by the firing of cannons or artillery as a military honor.
Jun 14, 2011 ... The use of gun salutes for military occasions is traced to early warriors who
demonstrated their peaceful intentions by placing their weapons in ...
Aug 11, 2014 ... The 21-gun salute that we know today has its roots in the ancient tradition of
warriors demonstrating their peaceful intentions by resting the ...
Oct 14, 2016 ... Learn about the history and tradition of the gun salute system of the United States
Military, which has changed considerably over the years.
Dec 21, 2015 ... An announcement that the 15th Wing at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in
Hawaii is discontinuing 21-gun salutes at veterans' funerals ...
21 gun salute USS Monteray. Navy News. The practice of firing gun salutes has
existed for centuries. Early warriors demonstrated their peaceful intentions by ...
Mar 29, 2007 ... Are twenty-one guns fired in national military salutes because the digits in 1776
add up to 21?
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May 28, 2012 ... Marine Corps 21 gun salute at the Houston National Cemetery Memorial Day
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Oct 3, 2008 ... The Old Guard renders final honors at Arlington National Cemetery. The 21 gun
salute is actually three volleys.