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  • March 29, 1969 - The casket bearing the remains of the late General Eisenhower rests in state in Bethlehem Chapel at the Washington National Cathedral as members of the Joint Honor Guard maintain a Death Watch.
  • March 29, 1969 - The casket bearing the remains of the late General Eisenhower rests in state in Bethlehem Chapel at the Washington National Cathedral as members of the Joint Honor Guard maintain a Death Watch.
  • March 30, 1969 - A 21-gun salute is fired as the funeral cortege approaches the Capitol Plaza.
  • March 30, 1969 - Dignitaries pay their last respects in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol.
  • March 30, 1969 - President Richard M. Nixon places a wreath at the casket in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol.
  • March 30, 1969 - The public pays their last respects in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol.
  • March 30, 1969 - The public pays their last respects in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol.
  • April 2, 1969 - Burial service at the Place of Meditation in Abilene, Kansas.
  • April 2, 1969 - Burial service at the Place of Meditation in Abilene, Kansas.

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