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Memorial Day... at Arlington National Cemetary..

This Memorial Day weekend we honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. This video includes images from the archives of Arlington National Cemetary, both past and present, honoring those who laid down their life for the precious gift of freedom. #HonorThem

Navy

Flags placed at graves in Arlington National Cemetery

(CNN) – Soldiers placed U.S. flags at the graves of fallen service members as part of an annual memorial event at Arlington National Cemetery.

The soldiers call it simply “flags-in.” 263 more words

News

Brodie shares with National Pride "Flags In"

My golden retriever heart has heaps of pride for the coming Memorial Day.  American flags are already flying in my neighborhood…the red, white and blue will wave in the breeze throughout my community…store fronts, restaurants, gas stations…lining the avenues and streets with the “stars and stripes.” 95 more words

Brodie

Remember

One of my most memorable family trips was when we ventured on a bus tour to Washington, DC. Rob and Denise Dunbar, our friends, organized the trip and one of the highlights was a tour of the White House. 625 more words

American Culture

Flags In.

by John I. Pray, Jr., Brig Gen, USAF (Ret.). President & CEO of Operation Homefront.

From our Arlington office, it’s a short 15-minute walk to N. 325 more words

May 25, 2007. Ten Years Ago. Crosby Burial at Arlington National Cemetery

May 25, 2007. Ten years ago. I was at Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) burying remains of my brother, Herby . The funeral was beyond what I ever dreamed it could be. 413 more words

Salute

As Taliban gain and U.S. weighs troop hike, a widow's plea to 'finish the job'

Reuters

hu May 25, 2017 | 6:48am EDT

By Idrees Ali | WASHINGTON

On a cold morning in January, Alexandra McClintock shoved her bare hands into the pockets of her black jacket and gazed at the endless rows of graves in Arlington National Cemetery, just across the Potomac River from Washington D.C. 451 more words