Types of Funeral Honors Available

Types of Funeral Honors Available
Basic Honors

All Soldiers are eligible for Basic Honors under the conditions that they served honorably in the Armed Forces.

Basic Honor details include the following:

  • 2 Soldier Flag Folding Team
  • Playing of Taps

 

Standard Honors

Soldiers who are retired or medically retired with an honorable discharge are eligible for Standard Honors.

Standard Honor details include the following:

  • 2 Soldier Flag Folding Team
  • Playing of Taps
  • 3 Soldier Rifle Team

 

Full Honors

Soldiers who are retired or medically retired, with honorable discharge, having achieved the rank of Brigadier General, Sergeant Major or Higher, or have been killed in Action are eligible for Full Honors.

Full Honor details include the following:

  • 6 Soldier Flag Folding Team
  • Playing of Taps
  • 7 Soldier Rifle Team
  • Color Guard