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Greek Crisis is Undermining the Philosophy of a United Europe

In 1984, German Chancellor Helmut Kohl and President François Mitterrand of France stood silently, holding hands, in the Douaumont cemetery beside France's Verdun battlefield—where 800,000 soldiers from both nations had mercilessly butchered...Show More Summary

After years in obscurity, Medal of Honor recipient to be reburied in San Diego, with military honors

After a near century in obscurity and lack of recognition, the remains of a Medal of Honor recipient will be transferred next week to a place of honor at the Miramar National Cemetery in San Diego.

After years in obscurity, Medal of Honor recipient to be reburied in San Diego, with military honors

After a near century in obscurity and lack of recognition, the remains of a Medal of Honor recipient will be transferred next week to a place of honor at the Miramar National Cemetery in San Diego.

Melvin Lloyd Speed; another phony Air Force Lieutenant Colonel

Melvin Speed passed four years ago and his family planted him at the Houston National Cemetery. His gravestone reads that he was a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Air Force. Someone who knew the dearly departed, says nope, he was a Lieutenant Colonel but he’d been commissioned in the Texas State Guard (not to […]

The Battle for Arlington National Cemetery

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Long before Arlington's famous Tomb of the Unknown Solider had a round-the-clock guard, the estate was home to a much different kind of solider: Union troops.

O.T. Genasis -- Straight Cash, Homie!!! Flashes Trunk Full o' Green (VIDEO)

This video is some "Scarface" st -- O.T. Genasis rolling with more dead Presidents than Arlington National Cemetery, and he popped his trunk to show off the massive STACKS of cold hard cash. The "CoCo"…

Arlington Cemetery Refuses to Bury Soldier Killed in Black Hawk Crash

A Louisiana national guardsman who was among those killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash that claimed the lives of four national guardsmen and seven marines in March is being denied burial at Arlington National Cemetery.

Arlington Denies Burial of Guardsman Killed in Helicopter Crash

Arlington National Cemetery says a Louisiana National Guardsman who was killed in a helicopter crash can't be buried at the hallowed grounds because he was killed during a training exercise.

Families of war casualties commit to protecting humanity from Islamism

Memorial Day 2015 ceremony: The National Cemetery in L.A. honors veterans and their families with final resting places in national shrines and with lasting tributes that commemorate their service and sacrifice to our nation. Although...Show More Summary

National Guard Soldier Denied Burial at Arlington Cemetery, Army Suggests Cremation Instead

A policy at Arlington National Cemetery has booted a former National Guard soldier from being laid to rest in the military burial site – and his...

Memorial Day salute in sights, speech, and song at L.A. ceremony

Memorial Day 2015 ceremony: The National Cemetery in L.A. honors veterans and their families with final resting places in national shrines and with lasting tributes that commemorate their service and sacrifice to our nation. Speech by...Show More Summary

Veterans’ Graves Parked, Peed On By ‘Disrespectful’ Memorial Day Crowd

Veterans’ graves were disrespected in a “sickening” manner, according to one man paying his respects on Memorial Day. The incident occurred at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, the man said. Brian McGowan was there visiting his grandfather’s grave when he saw some things that made him sick to his stomach. Show More Summary

FNC’s Megyn Kelly Blasts President Obama over Memorial Day Speech

At the top of Tuesday’s Kelly File on the Fox News Channel, host Megyn Kelly tore into President Obama and his remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day where “America's commander in chief celebrate[d] the absence of a major...Show More Summary

WATCH: The First Federal Monument By and For LGBT Veterans

The first federally approved monument on federal land to honor LGBT vets was dedicated Sunday at the national cemetery outside Chicago. read more

His Tomorrows for Their Today

Yesterday as I walked through the freshly cut green grass and weaved my way through the rows of graves at Arlington National Cemetery to pay respects to my valiant warrior, I couldn't quite figure out why I was more emotional than normal. Show More Summary

Union Veterans Council and Affiliates Mark Memorial Day in Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns

At the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery yesterday, union veterans and members honored the sacrifices of those interred there and of all military service members in a Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony.

Across nation, veterans' sacrifices honored in many ways

In comments at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday, Obama said most Americans don't understand the sacrifice made by the 1 percent of the population that serves in the all-volunteer Armed Forces. [...] when he meets with "Gold Star"...Show More Summary

Memorial Day 2015: Honoring Our Soldiers Who Paid the Ultimate Sacrifice

This Memorial Day morning, President Obama traveled to Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia to pay solemn tribute to the men and women of our armed forces who have made the ultimate sacrifice. President Barack Obama participates...Show More Summary

In Memoriam: 1925

May 26, 1925. "Gen. Pershing at Arlington National Cemetery." Standing watch: masts for the Navy's wireless station, built in 1912 at Fort Myer. View full size.

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