A nation mourns the 41st president, George HW Bush

Former President George H.W. Bush
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Former first lady Laura Bush and former President George W. Bush look on as the casket of his father, the late former President George H.W. Bush, arrives at the U.S. Capitol, December 3, 2018 in Washington, DC. 

A former president lies in state

Former President George H.W. Bush lies in State at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

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Former President George H.W. Bush lies in State at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

The 43rd president and wife Laura mourns his father

Former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush stand at the flag-draped casket of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush as it lies in state inside the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, December 4, 2018. 

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Former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush stand at the flag-draped casket of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush as it lies in state inside the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, December 4, 2018. 

Former Sen. Bob Dole pays respects to his fellow WWII veteran

Former Sen. Bob Dole salutes the casket of former President George H.W. Bush, U.S. Capitol, December 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. 

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Former Sen. Bob Dole salutes the casket of former President George H.W. Bush, U.S. Capitol, December 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. 

‘Sully’ the service dog lies by his master’s side

Sully, the service dog of former President George H.W. Bush in his final months, lays in front of Bush's casket at the George H. Lewis & Sons funeral home in Houston, Dec. 3, 2018. 

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Sully, the service dog of former President George H.W. Bush in his final months, lays in front of Bush’s casket at the George H. Lewis & Sons funeral home in Houston, Dec. 3, 2018. 

Colin Powell and other former military officials from the Gulf War salute

Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and former Secretary of State Colin Powell (C) and former military officials from the Gulf War salute the casket of the late former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol, December 4, 2018.

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Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and former Secretary of State Colin Powell (C) and former military officials from the Gulf War salute the casket of the late former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol, December 4, 2018.

Former and present CIA directors pay their respects

Former Directors of the CIA George Tenet, John Brennan, and current CIA Director Gina Haspel pay their respects at the casket of the late former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol, December 4, 2018. Bush had headed the agency.

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Former Directors of the CIA George Tenet, John Brennan, and current CIA Director Gina Haspel pay their respects at the casket of the late former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol, December 4, 2018. Bush had headed the agency.

President Trump and first lady Melania pay their respects

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state in the US Capitol's rotunda December 3, 2018. 

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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state in the US Capitol’s rotunda December 3, 2018. 

The Capitol Rotunda

The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush in the Capitol Rotunda on December 5, 2018.

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The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush in the Capitol Rotunda on December 5, 2018.

Flags fly at half-staff

The U.S. Capitol is seen through American flags flying at half staff as former U.S. President George H.W. Bush lies in state at the Capitol Rotunda, Dec. 3, 2018. 

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The U.S. Capitol is seen through American flags flying at half staff as former U.S. President George H.W. Bush lies in state at the Capitol Rotunda, Dec. 3, 2018. 

George H.W. Bush leaves the Capitol Building

The casket with the remains of former US President George H.W. Bush departs the US Capitol during a State Funeral in Washington, DC, December 5, 2018. 

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The casket with the remains of former US President George H.W. Bush departs the US Capitol during a State Funeral in Washington, DC, December 5, 2018. 

The Bush family outside the Capitol Building

From right, former President George W. Bush, second from right, former first lady Laura Bush, Neil Bush and Sharon Bush, stand as a joint services military honor guard carries the flag-draped casket of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush from the U.S. Capitol to transport it to Washington National Cathedral.

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From right, former President George W. Bush, second from right, former first lady Laura Bush, Neil Bush and Sharon Bush, stand as a joint services military honor guard carries the flag-draped casket of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush from the U.S. Capitol to transport it to Washington National Cathedral.

Brother’s in arms

Former US President George W. Bush (R) and his brother, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, arrive for the funeral service for their father, former US President George H. W. Bush, at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.

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Former US President George W. Bush (R) and his brother, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, arrive for the funeral service for their father, former US President George H. W. Bush, at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.

41’s final pass by the White House

The hearse carrying the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush passes by the White House from the Capitol.

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The hearse carrying the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush passes by the White House from the Capitol.

The Presidents of the United States

President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton and former first lady Hillary Clinton, former President Jimmy Carter and first lady Rosalynn Carter at the state funeral for former U.S. President George H.W. Bush at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington.

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President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton and former first lady Hillary Clinton, former President Jimmy Carter and first lady Rosalynn Carter at the state funeral for former U.S. President George H.W. Bush at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington.

George H.W. Bush arrives at Washington National Cathedral

The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush arrives carried by a military honor guard during a State Funeral at the National Cathedral.

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The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush arrives carried by a military honor guard during a State Funeral at the National Cathedral.

George W. Bush greets past and present presidents.

President George W. Bush walks past U.S. President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton, former first lady Hillary Clinton, former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter as he arrives at the state funeral for his father former U.S. President George H.W. Bush at the Washington National Cathedral.

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President George W. Bush walks past U.S. President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton, former first lady Hillary Clinton, former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter as he arrives at the state funeral for his father former U.S. President George H.W. Bush at the Washington National Cathedral.

The casket is viewed

The casket is viewed during the funeral service for former US President George H. W. Bush at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.

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The casket is viewed during the funeral service for former US President George H. W. Bush at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.

Friendship

Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney shakes hands with former President George W. Bush during the State Funeral for former President George H.W. Bush.

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Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney shakes hands with former President George W. Bush during the State Funeral for former President George H.W. Bush.
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