Garrison Command Sgt. Maj. Melissa Judkins, Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., places U.S. flags at the graves of veterans buried at Rock Island National Cemetery May 22 in preparation for the Memorial Day ceremony on May 26. This cemetery, established in 1863, is one of the 20 oldest national cemeteries. The cemetery covers 70 acres and has about 29,000 burials. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs)
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