Meredith Tibbetts

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Wreaths effort at one of the first US national cemeteries a 'meaningful experience'

While not as well-known as Arlington National Cemetery, the U.S. Soldiers’ and Airmen’s Home National Cemetery in northwestern Washington still marks the final resting place of more than 14,000 veterans.

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A day of remembrance in the nation's capital

On this day – Memorial Day – ceremonies held in Washington by and hosted for veterans from every major American conflict are held. Some are somber, like the wreath-laying ceremony at the National World War II Memorial. Others, like the annual Memorial Day Parade, are more joyous affairs.


'Old Guard' honors the fallen through Arlington National Cemetery's Flags-In

Flags were placed in front of headstones at Arlington National Cemetery Thursday by hundreds of soldiers with the Old Guard during the annual pre-Memorial Day Flags-In ceremony.