Veterans Day National Ceremony

By Sgt. Nancy Deweese, Old Guard Public AffairsNovember 12, 2009

Pres. Barack H. Obama and Brig. Gen. Karl Horst, commander of the Military District of Washington, stand before the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in a moment of reflection for the contribution of the American veteran.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Pres. Barack H. Obama and Brig. Gen. Karl Horst, commander of the Military District of Washington, stand before the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in a moment of reflection for the contribution of the American veteran. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nancy Deweese, Old Guard Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
President Barack H. Obama, Brig. Gen. Karl Horst, and others stand on the plaza of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery on Veteran's Day.  The president and thousands of other Americans were at Arlington  National Cemetery to commemorate Veteran's Day.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – President Barack H. Obama, Brig. Gen. Karl Horst, and others stand on the plaza of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery on Veteran's Day. The president and thousands of other Americans were at Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Veteran's Day. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nancy Deweese, Old Guard Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Brig. Gen. Karl Horst, commander of the Military District of Washington, salutes the American flag before President Obama's speech at the ampitheater in Arlington National Cemetery.  Obama spoke to visitors of the cemetery about his commitment to American veterans.
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President Barack H. Obama presents a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery.  Commander of the Guard Sgt. 1st Class Alfred Lanier assists the president in laying the wreath.  "
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