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Guardswoman suspended for posting irreverent photo of empty casket

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MILWAUKEE — A Wisconsin National Guard member who posted a picture showing soldiers goofing off while surrounding a casket during training for funeral honors details has been indefinitely suspended from the program that handles military funerals in Wisconsin.

No body of a fallen service member was inside the flag-draped casket, but that’s not clear from the offensive photo posted on social media.

Wisconsin’s adjutant general, the leader of the state’s National Guard, expressed his outrage.

“I was appalled by the…

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