Published: Thu, December 06, 2018
Arts&Culture | By Matthew Castillo

George H.W. Bush Funeral in Pictures

George H.W. Bush Funeral in Pictures

Mulroney said Bush also deserves credit for the Americans with Disabilities Act and revising the Clean Air Act.

The tweet further said: "During his presidency, the Cold War ended, Germany reunified, Kuwait liberated from brutal invasion, the Madrid peace process began, and he did much for his nation".

Like many aspects of Bush's funeral, the train had been part of the intricate planning for years, said Jim McGrath, the former president's longtime spokesman.

As top politicians gathered to attend the state funeral services for George W H Bush, his son George W Bush was spotted slipping a piece of candy to Michelle Obama.

The crew aboard the USS George H.W. Bush paid tribute to the aircraft carrier's late namesake with a flashlight vigil.

Throughout the service, the former presidents looked at times mournful, while managing to find moments of levity as well. A number of dignitaries were in attendance, including President Trump and the four living ex-presidents-Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama-German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Prince Charles.

On Oct. 18, 2005, the George Bush Locomotive was unveiled during a ceremony near his presidential library on the Texas A&M University campus in College Station.

Former President George H.W. Bush will travel to his final resting place in a one-of-a-kind train.

George H.W. Bush is going to his final rest in Texas.

Former Sen. Bob Dole salutes the flag-draped casket containing the remains of former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Dec. 4, 2018.

Bush was born into privilege and politics (his father a US senator and grandfather a top industrialist).

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