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It's very tiring, you keep on flying and saluting,' he said, eliciting laughter from the crowd at the army camp.
The following day we were on saluting drill, and each one of us tried to outdo the other in our flow of language.
In London, the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery, the ceremonial saluting battery of the Household Division, will fire a 41-gun royal salute in Hyde Park at midday.
What is not immediately apparent in these scenes is that Lindbergh and the kids are saluting the flag, the American flag, in the United States.
A host of Major and Minor League teams will spend the season saluting the courage and sacrifice of disabled veterans across the nation.
I'm proud to be able to count on such people and I'll continue to salute them in this way Di Canio was fined pounds 6750 for saluting at the end of a derby with Roma in January.
York was granted saluting status in 1971 and is the only city outside the four UK capitals where such a ceremony can be held.
A man who, now 78, walked into a Van Nuys banquet room Thursday night to face a standing-room-only crowd of men - most of them veterans, saluting him - and women applauding him, many with tears in their eyes.
In the last issue, Tom Robinson claimed that an RAF air commodore once told him that when he saluted an officer, "you are saluting the uniform and not necessarily the individual".
The members of the Elijah Voice Society refuse to salute for similar reasons, but also stress, like the Witnesses, that they are not under the authority of any earthly government and view acts such as saluting to be seditious.