Memorial Day 2014 around the nationLoading
  • APTOPIX Memorial Day
    A breeze billows the American flag over the head of Tommy Sammons of Richmond as he waits for a military band concert to begin at the Carillon, a memorial dedicated to Americans who died in WWI in Richmond, Va. on Monday, May 26, 2014. Sammons, a US Navy veteran, is a fixture at patriotic festivities in Richmond, typically dressing as Uncle Sam and carrying a flag. (AP Photo/ Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dean Hoffmeyer)
    DEAN HOFFMEYER | AP
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    A rose sits on a tombstone of a civl war soldier at Marietta National Cemetery on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014, in Marietta, Ga. (AP Photo/ David Goldman)
    David Goldman | AP
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    Pvt. John Schena, with the 2nd Battalion 1st Brigade of the Georgia State Defense Force, salutes after placing a rose at a Pearl Harbor Memorial at Marietta National Cemetery on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014, in Marietta, Ga. (AP Photo/ David Goldman)
    David Goldman | AP
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    Raymonde Murphy walks past the flag-adorned graves after visiting the grave of her husband, William Murphy, a World War II veteran, at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/ Ross D. Franklin)
    Ross D. Franklin | AP
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    Navy veteran Mike Bukowski, of Virginia Beach, Va., hands out small U.S. flags at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., for Memorial Day Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ Jacquelyn Martin)
    Jacquelyn Martin | AP
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    LaToya White leans on the head stone of her step-father Marine Lance Cpl. Willie Scott Jr., who served in Korea, on Memorial Day at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Memphis, Tenn. Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ The Commercial Appeal, Mike Brown)
    Mike Brown | AP
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    Vietnam veteran John Thomas Sansore of Bloomingdale, Ga., shares a beer with his friend Henry Allen Wheeler following the Memorial Day Ceremony in Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah, Ga., Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ The Morning News, Steve Bisson)
    Steve Bisson | AP
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    John Tuzzolino, president of the Paralyzed Veterans of America Arizona Chapter, salutes during the placing of the wreaths at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona during Memorial Day observances, Monday, May 26, 2014. His daughter, Meghan, 8, left, looks on. (AP Photo/ The Arizona Republic, Tom Tingle)
    Tom Tingle | AP
  • APTOPIX Obama Memorial Day
    President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ Susan Walsh)
    Susan Walsh | AP
  • Memorial Day
    World War II veteran William Jackson,left, Korean War veteran Joe Romano, center, and WWII veteran Aron Seibel, right, salute during the Presentation of Colors during Sugar Land's 6th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony in Sugar Land, Texas on Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ The Courier, Alan Warren)
    Alan Warren | AP
  • Memorial Day
    Jocelyn Haywood weeps while her husband Keith holds her hand during the placement of a wreath by their son's name. KeJuan Haywood was one of four names added to the Memorial Wall this year. The annual Memorial Day Observance was held at the Duval County Veterans Memorial Wall on Monday, May 26, 2014, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/ Florida Times-Union, Bruce Lipsky)
    Bruce Lipsky | AP
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    Hallie Williams-Bey gives a fist bump to the name of Jesse N. Clayton. Clayton was a friend and neighbor of Williams-Bey and preceded him into the Marine Corps. The annual Memorial Day Observance was held at the Duval County Veterans Memorial Wall on Monday, May 26, 2014, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/ Florida Times-Union, Bruce Lipsky)
    Bruce Lipsky | AP
  • Memorial Day Pennsylvania
    Gracie Kitka, 5, waves her flag and hand while riding in the Friendship Fire Company’s Ladder 19 in the Danville Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 26, 2014, in Danville, Pa. (AP Photo/ Bloomsburg Press Enterprise, Jimmy May)
    Jimmy May | AP
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    Sami Bolton wipes away tears as she sings to Marcus McLain on Memorial Day at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Memphis, Tenn. Monday, May 26, 2014. Bolton who is in the reserves served with the active duty McLain as a civilian with the Navy. She said that McLain suffered from PTSD after multiple deployments and took his own life, according to the The Commercial Appeal. (AP Photo/ The Commercial Appeal, Mike Brown)
    MIKE BROWN | AP
  • Memorial Day
    Bill Siebert, of Salina, a member of the VFW Post 1432 Firing Squad, walks through Gypsum Hill Cemetery to join his squad Monday, May 26, 2014, in Salina, Kan. Siebert served during World War II as a soldier in the 80th Infantry Division in France and Germany. (AP Photo/ Salina Journal, Tom Dorsey)
    TOM DORSEY | AP
  • APTOPIX Memorial Day California
    Toy soldiers sit atop a headstone during Memorial Day observances at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery in Dixon, Calif., Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ Rich Pedroncelli)
    Rich Pedroncelli | AP
  • Memorial Day
    Emilia Thorsson, 2, waves an American flag as she sits on top of her father Thor's shoulders during the Glacier Highlands Memorial Day parade in the Glacier Highlands neighborhood in Ann Arbor, Mich., Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ The Ann Arbor News, Melanie Maxwell)
    Melanie Maxwell | AP
  • APTOPIX Memorial Day California
    Paulette Little visits the grave of her late husband George Little, a Navy veteran, during Memorial Day observances at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, Monday, May 26, 2014, in Dixon, Calif. (AP Photo/ Rich Pedroncelli)
    Rich Pedroncelli | AP
  • Memorial Day
    Ila Rabjohn, Avondale, prepares flowers for the grave marker for her son, Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Thomas Rabjohn, at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona Memorial Day observances in Phoenix, Monday, May 26, 2014. Rabjohn was killed in Afghanistan on Oct. 3, 2009, when a roadside IED. he was trying to dispose of exploded. (AP Photo/ The Arizona Republic, Tom Tingle)
    Tom Tingle | AP
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    Both teams honored veterans on Memorial Day by wearing uniforms and caps with authentic Marine Corps camo details at Target Field Monday May 26, 2014 in Minneapolis. The Texas Rangers beat the Minnesota Twins 7-2. (Jeff Wheeler/ Minneapolis Star Tribune/ MCT)
    Jeff Wheeler | MCT
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    Gabriela Sanchez, 2013 Sugar Land Junior Super Star, sings "God Bless America" in front of painting by Lance Brown during Sugar Land's 6th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony in Sugar Land, Texas on Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ The Courier, Alan Warren)
    Alan Warren | AP
  • APTOPIX Memorial Day
    Army Pfc. Colin Morris, left, and Marine Cpl. Zach Powers, center, salute participates of Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' event in Washington, Sunday, May 25, 2014. (AP Photo/ Molly Riley)
    Molly Riley | AP
  • APTOPIX Memorial Day
    Marine veteran, retired Staff Sgt. Tim Chambers salutes riders in the annual Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' motorcycle rally in Washington, Sunday, May 25, 2014. (AP Photo/ Molly Riley)
    Molly Riley | AP
  • APTOPIX Memorial Day
    Riders participate in the the annual Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' motorcycle rally in Washington, Sunday, May 25, 2014. (AP Photo/ Molly Riley)
    Molly Riley | AP
  • APTOPIX IndyCar Indy 500 Auto Racing
    Fans watch as four L-39 Albatros high-performance jet trainer aircraft flown by the Black Diamond Jet Team, a civilian-owned aerobatic jet team perform a fly-over during the National Anthem before the start of the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 25, 2014. (AP Photo/ Tom Strattman)
    Tom Strattman | AP
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