Those remaining behind assumed the never-ending task of caring for the post's horses.
At dusk, the bugler called all troopers back to the field for the lowering of the flag, and the day was concluded with a cannon firing from the top of Capitol Hill (left). Taps was played as lights winked out and quiet settled over the Fort.
1) Soldiers participating in a horse drill. Other troopers waiting their turn applaud the successes of their comrades (1911).
2) Firing salute gun, Capitol Hill, July 4, 1916
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|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 7:05pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12T E 523675 N 4980292|
|Decimal Degrees||44.97568333, -110.69973333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 58.541', W 110° 41.984'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 58' 32.46" N, 110° 41' 59.04" W|
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