Minnesota National Guard
Types of Honors
Standard Honors Team Detail

Reserved for Veterans with an Honorable Discharge on their Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, Department of Defense Form 214.

Consists of:
- Team of 2-3 Soldiers
- Playing of Taps
- Fold and Present American Flag

Seven Person Detail


Reserved for Retired Service-members (served 20 years of Active Duty in the Armed Forces) Active
Duty, National Guard/Reserve Solder Not Killed In Action.

Consists of:

- Team of 7 Soldiers
- 3 Volleys of Rifle Fire
- Playing of Taps
- Fold and Present American Flag Full Military Honor Detail may be received if Retiree or Soldier's unit is willing to perform Full Military Honors.

Full Military Honors Detail


Reserved for Service-members Killed In Action, general officers, E-9 Army - 1st Sgt. and Medal of Honor recipients.

Consists of:
- Team of 16-21 Soldiers
- 3 Volleys of Rifle Fire
- Playing of Taps
- Fold and Present American Flag To learn about the customs of each honor, please visit the Customs and Heraldry page.
 
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