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September 24, 2010 in Idaho
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Heidy Baker is comforted by her grandson, Vernon Pawlik, at the burial of Vernon Baker on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, at Arlington National Cemetery. Major General Reuben Jones holds the flag to the right and Baker’s daughter, Alexandra Pawlik stands to the left.

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The caisson in the procession for Vernon Baker makes its way through Arlington National Cemetery to his final resting place in section 59 on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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Navy Seal Medal of Honor recipient, Tom Norris, left, and Major General Reuben Jones escort Heidy Baker during the burial ceremony for her husband, Vernon Baker, at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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Soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 3rd Infantry Regiment escort the ashes of Vernon Baker to section 59 at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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The honor guard for Vernon Baker’s funeral marches at Arlington National Cemetery, Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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The honor guard with the U.S. Army’s 3rd Infantry Regiment fold the flag over the grave of Vernon Baker at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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Navy Seal Medal of Honor recipient, Tom Norris, left, and Major General Reuben Jones stand with Heidy Baker during the burial ceremony for her husband, Vernon Baker, at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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A member of the honor guard holds the Medal of Honor flag during the burial of Medal of Honor recipient Vernon J. Baker at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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A U.S. Army band lead the horse caisson during the burial ceremony for Medal of Honor recipient Vernon Baker at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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A member of the honor guard carries the remains of Vernon J. Baker during his burial at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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Soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 3rd Infantry Regiment escort the remains of Medal of Honor recipient Vernon Baker during his burial at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.

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Soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 3rd Infantry Regiment escort the remains of Medal of Honor recipient Vernon Baker during his burial at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010.