"Flags In" commemorates the fallen at Arlington National Cemetery
Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) will be joined by service members from the U.S. Marine Corps Ceremonial and Guard Company, U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard, U.S. Air Force Honor Guard, and the U.S. Coast Guard Ceremonial Honor Guard in placing small American flags, known as grave decorating flags, on the gravesites of all who rest at Arlington National Cemetery for the Memorial Day weekend. The time-honored tradition of "Flags In" at Arlington National Cemetery is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 27.

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