Old Guard Places Flags at Arlington National Cemetery

ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Flags In Ceremony At Arlington National Cemetery Honors Fallen Service Members
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Flags In Ceremony At Arlington National Cemetery Honors Fallen Service Members
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Flags In Ceremony At Arlington National Cemetery Honors Fallen Service Members
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Flags In Ceremony At Arlington National Cemetery Honors Fallen Service Members
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: A member of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: U.S. Army Capt.Jordan Hembree with the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Flags In Ceremony At Arlington National Cemetery Honors Fallen Service Members
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: U.S. Army Capt.Jordan Hembree with the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 22: U.S. Army Capt.Jordan Hembree with the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places a flag at grave site during the 'Flags-In' ceremony May 24, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. A small American flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
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A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL-DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL-DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A solider from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
Soldiers from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' place flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
Soldiers from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' place flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
Soldiers from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' place flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
Soldiers from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' place flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
Soldiers from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' place flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
Soldiers from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' place flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
US-MEMORIAL DAY-CEMETERY-FLAGS
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
A soldier from the 3rd US Infantry Regiment, 'The Old Guard,' places flags at grave sites during the 'Flags-In' ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 22, 2014. A small US flag was placed one foot in front of more than 220,000 graves in the cemetery to mark the Memorial Day. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
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