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LIFE.comís photos of Arlington National Cemetery
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Posted on 05/30/2011 9:41:48 AM PDT by nuconvert

Arlington Cemetery: Hallowed Ground

Memorial Day is a time to honor and remember those who have died in combat. And Arlington National Cemetery brings home the stark realities of war. LIFE.com has published a series of photos from the historic cemetery that capture both the grand scale and the intimacy of this most hallowed place.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: arlington; arlingtoncemetery; memorialday

1 posted on 05/30/2011 9:41:52 AM PDT by nuconvert
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To: nuconvert

Last photo is so sad.

Thanks for sharing.


2 posted on 05/30/2011 10:34:06 AM PDT by leapfrog0202 ("the American presidency is not supposed to be a journey of personal discovery" Sarah Palin)
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To: leapfrog0202

you’re right about the last photo


3 posted on 05/30/2011 10:37:56 AM PDT by driftdiver (I could eat it raw, but why do that when I have a fire.)
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To: leapfrog0202

Yes, and each one of those stones represents that kind of heartbreak.


4 posted on 05/30/2011 11:11:42 AM PDT by FlyVet
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To: nuconvert

Where heroes sleep and loved ones weep.

God bless our troops and their families.


5 posted on 05/30/2011 11:22:11 AM PDT by NV Lawdog (In God I trust; Everybody else keep your hands where I can see them!)
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