A Solemn Mission
An Air Force military service detail assigned to Dover mortuary affairs, practice a dignified transfer at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware. The Air Force mortuary affairs unit at Dover remains prepared to service multiple fallen service members at one time, but the numbers have decreased dramatically after the draw down of military troops in Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Air Force photo by/Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.)
Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.
24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8
No camera details available.
IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN
This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release.
If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit.
Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other
DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at
which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and
trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings
regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.