Helmut Schmidt State Funeral
(L-R) German President Joachim Gauck, Susanne Schmidt, Angela Merkel, Ruth Loah watch Pallbearers carry the coffin of former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt out of Sankt Michaelis church following a state memorial ceremony on November 23, 2015 in Hamburg, Germany. Schmidt, a German Social Democrat (SPD), led West Germany as chancellor from 1974 until 1982. He died on November 10 in Hamburg at the age of 96.
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