old guard

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)

Old Guard Places Flags at Arlington

At Arlington National Cemetery, honoring 150 years of sacrifice can take just about three hours.

05/22/2014

Spc. Nathaniel Chartier stands guard outside the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery on Jan. 7, 2014. (Photo credit: U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.)

Tomb Sentinels Brave Bitter Cold at Arlington National Cemetery

Lots of people, including postal workers and garbage men, still have to report to work despite the historic cold that hit the region today.

01/07/2014

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