Definition of military honours in English:

military honours

Line breaks: mili|tary hon|ours

noun

  • Ceremonies performed by troops as a mark of respect at the burial of a member of the armed forces: he was buried with full military honours
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    • Thirteen have been positively identified and returned to their families for burial with military honors.
    • His body was returned to Australia last week and was received by members of the elite SAS Regiment with full military honours.
    • Local veterans had voiced concerns by phone and mail to his office about military honors rendered at funerals, especially with the growing number of veterans' deaths and a reduced active duty force.

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