Veterans Day 2013 Events In D.C.

D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Veterans of the Vietnam War place wreaths at "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, a Vietnam War veteran and former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, delivers remarks during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
Former US Secretary of State Gen. Colin Powell(L) and US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel meet near the Vietnam Memorial wall on Veterans Day November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel(L) receives advice from WWII vet Thomas Ahart, of Kansas City, as Hagel took a walk along the Vietnam Memorial wall on Veterans Day November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
ARLINGTON, VA - NOVEMBER 11: NBA legend David Robinson and former NBA Referee Bob Delaney stand during Veterans Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery on November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Tuskegee Airmen Major Anderson (L) and William Fauntroy (R) joke with each other during a ceremony commemorating Veterans Day and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held at the African American Civil War Museum on the day that World War I ended 95 years ago, the date the United States honors all of its military veterans. (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Tuskegee Airman Major Anderson attends a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating Veterans Day and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held at the African American Civil War Memorial on the day that World War I ended 95 years ago, the date the United States honors all of its military veterans. (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
ARLINGTON, VA - NOVEMBER 11: NBA legend David Robinson poses for a photo during Veterans Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery on November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Korean and Vietnam War veteran James Patterson, age 81, attends a ceremony commemorating Veterans Day and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held at the African American Civil War Museum on the day that World War I ended 95 years ago, the date the United States honors all of its military veterans. (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Wyatt Harris (R) and Joshua Terry (2nd R), dressed in Civil War military uniforms, cross the street after taking part in a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating Veterans Day and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held at the African American Civil War Memorial on the day that World War I ended 95 years ago, the date the United States honors all of its military veterans. (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Joshua Terry, dressed in a Civil War military uniform, participates in a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating Veterans Day and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held at the African American Civil War Memorial on the day that World War I ended 95 years ago, the date the United States honors all of its military veterans. (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Wyatt Harris (R) and Joshua Terry (2nd R), dressed in Civil War military uniforms, participate in a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating Veterans Day and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The ceremony was held at the African American Civil War Memorial on the day that World War I ended 95 years ago, the date the United States honors all of its military veterans. (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
ARLINGTON, VA - NOVEMBER 11: NBA legend David Robinson walks with mother of a fallen soldier during Veterans Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery on November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: World War II Coast Guard veteran John O'Malley (R) joins Larry Via (L) and other veterans for a prayer during an event to mark the Veterans Day November 11, 2013 at the National World War II Memorial in Washington, DC. U.S. Postal Service unveiled the World War II Medal of Honor Forever stamps during the event to honor the 464 recipients of the award. (Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Veterans listen to the national anthem during an event to celebrate Veterans Day November 11, 2013 at the National World War II Memorial in Washington, DC. U.S. The Postal Service unveiled the World War II Medal of Honor Forever stamps during the event to honor the 464 recipients of the award. (Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: A veteran poses for a photo on Veterans Day November 11, 2013 at the National World War II Memorial in Washington, DC. The U.S. Postal Service unveiled the World War II Medal of Honor Forever stamps during the event to honor the 464 recipients of the award. (Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Members of AMVETS lay a wreath during an event to celebrate Veterans Day November 11, 2013 at the National World War II Memorial in Washington, DC. The U.S. Postal Service unveiled the World War II Medal of Honor Forever stamps during the event to honor the 464 recipients of the award. (Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
An unidentified Viet Nam veteran traces a name off a fallen soldier off the Viet Nam Memorial wall seen here on  Veteran's Day November 11, 2013  as he pays his respects in Washington, DC.     (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
An unidentified Viet Nam veteran traces a name off a fallen soldier off the Viet Nam Memorial wall seen here on Veteran's Day November 11, 2013 as he pays his respects in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
An unidentified Viet Nam veteran traces a name off a fallen soldier off the Viet Nam Memorial wall seen here on Veteran's Day November 11, 2013 as he pays his respects in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
Viet Nam veteran Jeffery Sandell, from North Carolina, is seen touching the Viet Nam Memorial wall as he reaches out to the name of his killed in acton unit friend Michael Francis Thomas, killed in action on April 2, 1970. Both men served with the 75th Rangers, 25th Div LRRP/Co F, 50th LRP/ Co F, seen here on Veteran's Day November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
An unidentified man is seen in the reflecton of the Viet Nam Memorial wall on Veteran's Day November 11, 2013 as he pays his respects to fallen veterans in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
An unidentified man is seen touching the Viet Nam Memorial wall on Veteran's Day November 11, 2013 as he pays his respects to fallen veterans in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Roses are layed across parts of the Vietnam Women's Memorial during a Veterans Day event on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the dedication of the statue honoring the service and sacrifice of the women who served during the Vietnam War. Thousands gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Veterans Day 2013
Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Vietnam War veteran Bruce Hackert of Southport, North Carolina touches the place on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial where a friend's name is etched on Veterans Day November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Hackert served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam from 1966 ton 1967. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Veterans of the Vietnam War place wreaths at "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Vietnam War veteran Jim Hauser of Riva, Maryland salutes with fellow veterans during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall.  (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Vietnam War veteran Jim Hauser of Riva, Maryland salutes with fellow veterans during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Vietnam War veteran Jim Hauser of Riva, Maryland salutes with fellow veterans during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Veterans of the Vietnam War look for the names of friends and loved ones on "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War.  (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
D.C. Veterans Day 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 11: Veterans of the Vietnam War look for the names of friends and loved ones on "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Veterans of the Vietnam War look for the names of friends and loved ones on "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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