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Obama Attends Dignified Transfer(7 images)

From left, U.S. President Barack Obama, Assistant Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright and Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass, commanding general of U.S. Army Special Operations Command, render honors as a team of Soldiers carry the remains of Sgt. Dale R. Griffin during a dignified transfer ceremony at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware on October 29, 2009. Griffin, who was assigned to 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, was killed in action on October 27, 2009, by a roadside bomb in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. UPI/Jason Minto/U.S. Air Force
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President Barack Obama, U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright, Army Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass, Army Command Sgt. Maj. Mario Vigil, Air Force Gen. Norton A. Schwartz, U.S. Attorney Gen. Eric Holder, DEA Acting Administrator Michele M. Leonhart, Kevin Ohlson, chief of staff for the U.S. Attorney General, and Air Force Col. Robert H. Edmondson render honors as a team of Soldiers carry the remains of Sgt. Dale R. Griffin during a dignified transfer ceremony at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware on October 29, 2009. Griffin, who was assigned to 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, was killed in action on October 27, 2009, by a roadside bomb in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. UPI/Jason Minto/U.S. Air Force
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President Barack Obama, Army Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright, and Army Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass render honors during as a team of Soldiers carry the remains of Sgt. Dale R. Griffin during a dignified transfer ceremony at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware on October 29, 2009. Griffin, who was assigned to 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, was killed in action on October 27, 2009, by a roadside bomb in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. UPI/Jason Minto/U.S. Air Force
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U.S. President Barack Obama, Army Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright, and Army Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass depart the flight line during the dignified transfer of Army Sgt. Dale R. Griffin of Terre Haute, Ind., at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware on October 29, 2009. Griffin, who was assigned to 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, was killed in action on October 27, 2009, by a roadside bomb in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. UPI/Jason Minto/U.S. Air Force
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