Originally posted on Monochromia.
Monday, May 25th is Memorial Day in the United States, a federal holiday on which those who gave their lives while serving in the country’s armed forces are remembered and honored. At Arlington National Cemetery, a U.S. military cemetery across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the Honor Guard pays tribute at the Tomb of the Unknowns.
Forever indebted …
To learn more about the extraordinary elite Guard who serve to man this post 24/7, 365 days a year, visit my post Guarding the Tomb of the Unknowns.