James Gindlespperger’s Arlington: A Color Guide to America’s Most Famous Cemetery (John F. Bair, 242 pp., $24.95, paper) is a handsomely produced book built around gravestone photos and information on 250 veterans buried in Arlington National Cemetery. 102 more words
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Arlington, what a humbling experience. Seeing the thousands of rows of gravestones of those brave men and women that died in service for our country puts everything at a different perspective. 622 more words
WASHINGTON — Family and invited guests are gathering at Arlington National Cemetery to say their final goodbyes to astronaut and Sen. John Glenn.
Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, died Dec. 300 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) – The flag-draped casket of John Glenn, the first American to orbit the earth, was covered in plastic to protect it from a steady rain as it was carried on a horse-drawn caisson to his final resting place at Arlington National Cemetery. 442 more words