Category Archives: Arlington National Cemetery

Memorial Day – Let’s Not Forget What It’s All About.

  Memorial Day is the American Holiday observed on the last Monday of May, It honors the men and women who died while serving in war or while otherwise serving in the United States Military. Originally called Decoration Day, it … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 101

Did you know that Memorial Day is a day set aside to honor those who have died in service to the United States of America?  Did you also know that Memorial Day was originally called Decoration Day? I hate to … Continue reading

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January 6, 2012 – The White Picket Fence

My brother has given me hundreds of slides which I find myself going through one at a time.  Each one holds a memory, some of places long ago visited, some of people long gone from my life, but each slide … Continue reading

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