March 13, 2021 – Centennial Tidbit #20 Released
1 year ago
Centennial Tidbit #20 has been released and it highlights retired USAF Master Sergeant Jari Villanueva with Taps for Veterans, and the bugler for the internment ceremonies on November 11, 1921 Sergeant Frank Witchey the Headquarters Trumpeter (Bugler) for the 3rd Cavalry Regiment.
You can view the episode HERE
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Did you know?
There is a small green shack next to the Tomb. What is it for?
'The Box' (as it is affectionately known) is used primarily during wreath laying ceremonies for the Sentinel to retreat to while flowers and Taps are being presented. There also is a phone with a direct line downstairs to the Tomb Guard Quarters. This is used in times of emergencies or just to notify the next shift of something.