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In Photos: Astronaut Pioneer John Glenn Laid to Rest at Arlington National Cemetery

Sweet Thanks

Aubrey Gemignani/NASA

The wife of former astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn, Annie Glenn, gives General Robert B. Neller, the Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, a kiss on the cheek as he hands her the folded American flag from Glenn's casket.

A Way to Hold On

Aubrey Gemignani/NASA

Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, General Robert B. Neller gives a folded American flag to David Glenn, son of John Glenn, former astronaut and U.S. Senator, at a graveside funeral service at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.

Honoring the Man

Aubrey Gemignani/NASA

Lyn Glenn, daughter of John Glenn, former astronaut and U.S. Senator, is handed a folded American flag by Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, General Robert B. Neller, as part of a full military honors interment ceremony.

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