Arlington National Cemetery

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Best Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Memorial Day

Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.


The Pan Am Flight 103 Lockerbie Cairn stands in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

25 Years Later, NJ Mom Still Seeks Answers About Lockerbie Bombing

Eileen Monetti’s son Rick was studying abroad and flying home when the bomb exploded. The only person convicted so far for the December 21, 1988 attack was Libyan Abdelbaset al-Megrahi. A probe to find others continues.


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ANC Explorer App

ANC Explorer lets you explore Arlington’s history and search for gravesites and other points of interest by name, location and date of birth or death.


(The top of the plaque reads, "Dedicated to the Jewish chaplains who have served our country in the United States Armed Forces.  May the memory of those who perished while in service be a blessing."  Photo credit: Mark Abrams)

Jewish Museum in Philadelphia Honors Fallen Jewish US Military Chaplains

The 14 chaplains served their country in World War II, in Cold War conflicts, and during the Vietnam era.


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Best Friends Side-By-Side At Arlington

Two best friends who lost their lives while serving their country now share a final resting place at a hallowed burial site.