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Arlington Cemetery: Hallowed Ground

Soldiers Prepare for Memorial Day

Soldiers Prepare for Memorial Day

Soliders from the U.S. Army Old Guard place flags at grave stones at Arlington National Cemetery, May 21, 2009. The Old Guard has been on perpetual guard over the Tomb of the Unknowns since 1948.

Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

May 21, 2009
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