• U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno observes the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    The General

    U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno observes the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

  • U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno gives his remarks during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. Also in attendance were Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, right center, and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert, right. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    Memorial Day Honor

    U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno gives his remarks during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. Also in attendance were Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, right center, and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan...

  • Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno clap during remarks by Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, not shown, at the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    Army and Navy honor veterans

    Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno clap during remarks by Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, not shown, at the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by...

  • Former U.S. Army Soldier J.R. Martinez speaks about his role as a Wounded Warrior, to remind the American public about veterans and their visible and invisible battle scars, during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. Martinez was the Grand Marshal for the 2013 National Memorial Day Parade. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    J.R. Martinez

    Former U.S. Army Soldier J.R. Martinez speaks about his role as a Wounded Warrior, to remind the American public about veterans and their visible and invisible battle scars, during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013...

  • U.S. Army Soldier from the 3rd Infantry Regiment "The Old Guard" escort a  riderless horse during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. Riderless horse is a single horse without a rider, with boots reversed in the stirrups, which sometimes accompanies a funeral processions. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    Riderless Horse

    U.S. Army Soldier from the 3rd Infantry Regiment "The Old Guard" escort a riderless horse during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. Riderless horse is a single horse without a rider, with boots reversed in the...

  • U.S. Army Soldiers march during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    The Old Guard

    U.S. Army Soldiers march during the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

  • U.S. Army Soldiers returning from a combat deployment participate in the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

    Welcome Home Soldiers

    U.S. Army Soldiers returning from a combat deployment participate in the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)

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