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Washington DC

I took an extended weekend to go to Washington DC to visit my friend Amanda. I decided to bring Owen with. This was my first time in DC so I was excited to see Amanda and do some exploring. 1,535 more words


GratiTuesday: Veterans Honor Flight

Honoring Our Veterans

One week ago I had the opportunity to document the third Veterans Honor Flight of Southern Illinois trip. For those who don’t know, the Honor Flight provides a trip to Washington, DC for veterans to see the many monuments built in their honor. 185 more words

Kevin Hunsperger

Washington D.C. Cherry Blossoms and More

On our last evening in DC we walked around the Tidal Basin where there is the highest concentration of Cherry Blossoms that were in full bloom. 290 more words

Fulltime Families

Field Cathedral of the Polish Army

Name: Field Cathedral of the Polish Army

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Location: Długa Street 13/15, Warsaw, Poland

Initial construction date: 1660-1701

Architet: Constantino Tencalla

Details: Field Cathedral of the Polish Army is located in Warsaw, Poland, next to Warsaw Uprising Memorial. 238 more words

Peace And Conflict Monuments

Bay Area Veterans Honored with Flights to D.C. Memorials

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — On Sunday at San Francisco International Airport a group of 25 elderly veterans gathered to begin a journey of remembrance where those who served in wartime are flown to Washington D.C. 314 more words



This is much smaller than the memorial in Washington DC , but it serves the same purpose .

This memorial honors the soldiers and sailors of all the branches, that’s Army, Navy, Air Force, and Coast Guard, who lost their lives at sea fighting in World War I I .


Walking the Mall: Washington Monument to Lincoln Memorial

via the World War II Memorial.

Together with all the Museums (which, as most of the Museums in Washington D.C., are open to the public free of charge) situated along both sides, this is a giant monument dedicated to government, history, art and culture. 29 more words