Arlington National Cemetery

The flag draped casket of the late New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg is carried by members of the Joint Military Casket Team during burial services at Arlington National Cemetery on June 7, 2013 in Arlington, Va. (Photo credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Senate’s Last World War II Vet Buried at Arlington

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.

06/07/2013

A man stands in front of a grave at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virigina. More than four million people visit the cemetery annually, many coming to pay final respects at graveside services, of which nearly 100 are conducted each week. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Wittman: Officer Should Run Arlington Cemetery

A Virginia congressman wants an Army officer to be the person in charge of Arlington National Cemetery.

05/28/2013

President Barack Obama speaks in honor of Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., on May 27, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Not All Americans May Always See Or Fully Grasp The Depth Of Sacrifice’

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.

05/28/2013

Photo Credit: African American Civil War Memorial

Memorial Day Celebrations In Washington DC

Memorial Day celebrations throughout Washington DC recognize the diversity of the men and women who have given their lives for American freedom.

05/13/2013

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Prince Harry is All Business, Pays Tribute at Arlington National Cemetery

The throngs swooned but Prince Harry was having none of it.

05/10/2013

File photo of Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, where American military members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan are currently laid to rest. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Remains of Civil War Veterans to be Interred at Arlington

For more than 100 years, the cremated remains of two brothers — Civil War Army veterans from Indiana — have sat on a funeral home shelf, unclaimed and largely forgotten.

05/09/2013

A man stands in front of a grave at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virigina. More than four million people visit the cemetery annually, many coming to pay final respects at graveside services, of which nearly 100 are conducted each week. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Civil War Vets Interred at Arlington Columbarium

For more than 100 years, the cremated remains of two brothers — Civil War soldiers from Indiana — sat on a funeral home shelf, unclaimed and largely forgotten.

05/09/2013

File photo of Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, where American military members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan are currently laid to rest. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Arlington Expansion Prompts Environmental Concerns

Expansion plans at the Arlington National Cemetery are prompting environmental concerns.

05/05/2013

The eternal flame is seen at the gravesite of President John F. Kenned at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Eternal Flame at JFK Gravesite Undergoing Repairs

The eternal flame at the gravesite of former President John F. Kennedy is undergoing repairs at Arlington National Cemetery.

04/30/2013

File photo of a flag being folded at a soldier's funeral. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Funeral Services to be Held for Md. Marine Killed in Nevada

The family of a Maryland Marine will remember the life of their fallen soldier who was one of seven people killed last week when a mortar shell exploded during a training exercise in Nevada.

03/29/2013

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