Arlington National Cemetery
The graves of some American heroes buried at Arlington National Cemetery may be wreathless this holiday season.
Bagpipes played, a British cavalry officer stood guard and a flame burned steady as it has for 50 years at President John F. Kennedy’s grave at Arlington National Cemetery.
President Barack Obama on Monday paid tribute to those who have served in the nation’s military, including one of the nation’s oldest veterans, 107-year-old Richard Overton.
The eternal flame at the gravesite of former President John F. Kennedy has been restored at Arlington National Cemetery.
In July 1969, Maj. James Sizemore and his co-pilot Maj. Howard Andre were shot down and killed while flying a nighttime combat mission over Laos.
To save you the time of roaming around in the DC heat this July 4th holiday, here are some prime choices for optimal firework viewing pleasure.
Frank Lautenberg, the last World War II veteran to serve in the U.S. Senate, was buried Friday with military honors in a rain-drenched ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.
A Virginia congressman wants an Army officer to be the person in charge of Arlington National Cemetery.
Reflecting on the personal toll of war, President Barack Obama on Monday implored a nation in which few volunteer for the armed forces to “always remember and to be worthy of the sacrifice” of its fallen heroes.
Memorial Day celebrations throughout Washington DC recognize the diversity of the men and women who have given their lives for American freedom.