NEW YORK--New York Army National Guard Sgt. Major Nicholas Pardi, a member of the 104th Military Police Battalion, salutes after presenting an American flag during a memorial service for a veteran who died of COVID 19 while a patient at the Javits New York Medical Station erected at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City, on on April 19, 2020. Active military and members of the New York National Guard Military, along with staffers who are prior service military, rendered final honors as his remains were transferred.