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Archive: June 2004


Marines say farewell to former Commander-in-Chief June 9, 2004 — Silence covered the Capital during the city's first complete State Funeral in more than 30 years.  Thousands of people stood by to pay their respects as the casket of 40th President of the United States, Ronald W. Reagan, was escorted up Constitution Avenue. Among the silent viewers, the curious children, and a heartbroken nation, were Marines; MORE