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A powerful arts panel that must approve designs for memorials in the nation's capital is again objecting to plans for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
A wall of almost 500 feet of black granite, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial stands as a reminder of the lives lost for the nation and its founder.
Veterans and family members of World War II gathered to celebrate the end of the war Sunday on the National Mall. Japan formally surrendered aboard the USS Missouri in the Pacific 67 years ago and is known today as V-J Day.