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LIFE.comís photos of Arlington National Cemetery
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
posted on 05/30/2011 9:41:52 AM PDT
Last photo is so sad.
Thanks for sharing.
posted on 05/30/2011 10:34:06 AM PDT
("the American presidency is not supposed to be a journey of personal discovery" Sarah Palin)
you’re right about the last photo
posted on 05/30/2011 10:37:56 AM PDT
(I could eat it raw, but why do that when I have a fire.)
Yes, and each one of those stones represents that kind of heartbreak.
posted on 05/30/2011 11:11:42 AM PDT
Where heroes sleep and loved ones weep.
God bless our troops and their families.
posted on 05/30/2011 11:22:11 AM PDT
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