Arlington national cemetery

a national cemetery located in Arlington, Virginia, across the Potomac from Washington, D.C.: site of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Contemporary Examples

Fifty years ago on May 29, 1964, Jackie Kennedy, accompanied by her two children, returned to Arlington National Cemetery.
Jackie Kennedy’s Return to Arlington Nicolaus Mills May 28, 2014

But it’s a Memorial Day 2007 photo taken at Arlington National Cemetery that will be among his most lasting work.
The Story Behind John Moore’s Famous Photo The Daily Beast Video August 6, 2011

Gates ends his book by noting he will be buried in Section 60 in Arlington National Cemetery.
The Book America Needs to Read Right Now John Kael Weston January 19, 2014

The memorial, the only one of its kind in the country, sits at the entrance of Arlington National Cemetery.
The Names You Don’t Hear: Nearly 200 Women Have Died in Iraq and Afghanistan Kate Hoit May 25, 2014

The funeral will be in December at Arlington National Cemetery.
Bomb Disposal Expert Takes His Last ‘Lonely Walk’ Michael Daly November 16, 2012

Weeks later, after the memorial service and funeral at Arlington National Cemetery, Shannon came to visit me in my office.
The First American: Excerpt from Henry Crumpton’s ‘The Art of Intelligence’ Henry A. Crumpton May 13, 2012

On Thursday, the Marine Corps’ birthday, I walked the paths of Arlington National Cemetery.
Anthony Swofford on America’s Best War Writer, Karl Marlantes Anthony Swofford November 11, 2011

Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery is the most busy day of the year (though rivaled by Veterans’ Day).
The Memorial Day Diaries The Daily Beast May 28, 2011


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