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Photos 2012 Memorial Day Parade Washington DC

Thousands came to the Washington DC area Monday May 28, 2012 to see the Annual National Memorial Day Parade. This years parade honors the veterans who served and sacrificed in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn.   ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 40DExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/160F Number10ISO100Focal Length28mmMetering ModePatternTitleMemorialday2012-3384

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2010 Memorial Day Parade

2010 Memorial Day Parade, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. May 31, 2010 11:30 AM Washington DC – I’m so glad I was able to cover the 2010 Memorial Day Parade. Huge crowd gather to DC every year to witness this event.

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Operation Rolling Thunder

Honoring Our Heroes, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. In 1987 Rolling Thunder made its first ride to the Vietnam War Memorial.[3] Ray Manzo a former United States Marine Corps Corporal, Army Sergeant Major John Holland (Ret.), and Marine First Sergeant Walt Sides (Ret.) are the three men that are credited with starting Rolling Thunder Inc. Memorial […]

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Tomb of the Unknowns

Honoring Our Heroes, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Tomb of the Unkowns also known as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Located in Arlington National Cemetery, it is a monument dedicated to American servicemen/women who have died without their remains being identified. The “Unknown Soldier” of World War I is a recipient of the Medal of […]

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Honoring Our Heroes

Honoring Our Heroes Originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8 ” To those who died, we remember; to those who survived, we hear you;to future generations, let us never forget.” ~ Elie Wiesel Commemorating our heroes, the men and women of the armed forces who sacrifice a lot for our country. Have a great Memorial Weekend Everyone.

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