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Brenda Schwarzkopf, center, watches as an honor guard (Credit: AP)

Brenda Schwarzkopf, center, watches as an honor guard folds a flag over an urn containing the ashes of her late husband, Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, at the United States Military Academy in West Point. Schwarzkopf was 78 when he died of complications from pneumonia on Dec. 27 in Tampa. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf remembered at West Point

Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf is remembered at the United States Military Academy at West Point. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Brenda Schwarzkopf, center, watches as an honor guard
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Brenda Schwarzkopf, center, watches as an honor guard folds a flag over an urn containing the ashes of her late husband, Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, at the United States Military Academy in West Point. Schwarzkopf was 78 when he died of complications from pneumonia on Dec. 27 in Tampa. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Former Vice President Dick Cheney, left, leaves after
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Former Vice President Dick Cheney, left, leaves after paying his respects to Brenda Schwarzkopf, second from left, during the burial of Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf at the United States Military Academy at West Point. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Brenda Schwarzkopf, at left, back to camera, greets
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Brenda Schwarzkopf, at left, back to camera, greets United States Military Academy cadets from Company A-1 after the burial of Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Gen. Schwarzkopf was in the company when he was a cadet. Accompanying her at right is Major General Kenneth Tovo. Schwarzkopf was 78 when he died of complications from pneumonia on Dec. 27 in Tampa. (Feb. 28, 2013)

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Cadet Lt. Mark Castelli, of Carmel, a member
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Cadet Lt. Mark Castelli, of Carmel, a member of Company A-1 of the United States Military Academy Company, waits to escort mourners as they arrive at the cadet chapel for a service for Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, who was a member of the company as a cadet, at the United States Military Academy. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Cadets from Company A-1 of the United States
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Cadets from Company A-1 of the United States Military Academy Company sit in the cadet chapel during a service for Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, who was a member of the company as a cadet, at the United States Military Academy on at West Point. Schwarzkopf was 78 when he died of complications from pneumonia on Dec. 27 in Tampa. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Max Karmazyn, center, sitting next to his grandmother
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Max Karmazyn, center, sitting next to his grandmother Brenda Schwarzkopf, left, salutes during the burial of his late grandfather, Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, at the United States Military Academy in West Point. (Feb. 28, 2013)

Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, commander of the allied
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Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, commander of the allied forces in Operation Desert Storm, is shown in this 1991 photo. Schwarzkopf, who rose to fame as the leader of the lightning quick dismantling of Saddam Hussein's forces in the first Gulf War, is laid to rest at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point Thursday Feb. 28, 2013. (Feb. 28, 2013)

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