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Arlington burial set for 7 from Vietnam War

Friday - 03/21/2014, 06:45am EDT

Tags: Arlington, Vietnam

With no first lady, French leader Hollande visits US focusing on state, not personal, affairs

The French president and President Obama will visit Monticello in Charlottesville Monday, and Arlington National Cemetery Tuesday.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:01pm EST

Tags: Francois Hollande, monticello, obama

Tomb of the Unknown sentinel braves frigid temps on guard

While the rest of the country deals with record-breaking frigid temperatures by bundling up and cancelling schools, some organizations just don't have the option. The Tomb Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is standing his ground.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 02:14pm EST

Tags: Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Tomb Sentinel

Memorial planned at Arlington for victims of Lockerbie bombing

Attorney General Eric Holder and other officials are expected to speak at a 25th anniversary memorial service for victims of the 1988 Pan Am airliner bombing.

Saturday - 12/21/2013, 11:11am EST

Tags: Eric Holder, Lockerbie

Maine wreaths laid at Arlington National Cemetery

Tens of thousands of wreaths made in Maine have been laid at graves at Arlington National Cemetery.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 12:57pm EST

Tags: Wreaths


Arlington panel calls for end to memento exception

An advisory commission is recommending that Arlington National Cemetery end its relaxed policy on mementos in a section for those killed in Iraq and Afghanistan by the end of next year.

Wednesday - 11/20/2013, 01:40pm EST

Tags: Arlington, Arlington Cemetery,

Families linked to 1943 Albania crash reunite

The last remaining survivor of a 1943 military crash landing and rescue from Nazi-controlled Albania was a featured guest at a Veterans Day weekend reunion in Arlington National Cemetery.

Monday - 11/11/2013, 04:15pm EST


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