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Posted: 12/20/2016 12:15:47 PM EDT
Air Force Major Troy Gilbert was laid to rest, finally and completely, at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday.

He’d already been buried twice, in bits and pieces, in 2006 and 2013. Monday’s interment made him the only person known to Arlington ever to be buried in the nation’s most hallowed ground three times.

Once again, a lone bugler played taps. That mournful sound had rolled across Arlington’s Section 60 for Major Gilbert twice before, plaintively but tentatively.

Time Magazine

Link Posted: 12/20/2016 12:20:37 PM EDT
[#1]
Link Posted: 12/20/2016 12:25:31 PM EDT
[#2]
Rest easy. And may your family rest easy as well.
Link Posted: 12/20/2016 12:34:10 PM EDT
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Welcome Home Sir, Thank You for your service.
Link Posted: 12/20/2016 12:42:36 PM EDT
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Rest in Peace
Link Posted: 12/20/2016 12:46:41 PM EDT
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RIP (finally) Major.

   
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