Arlington National Cemetery Memorial Day 2010

By Staff Sgt. Adora GonzalezJune 1, 2010

A platoon of United States Marine Corps Honor Guard members participate in a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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A large crowd attends a speech given by the Vice President of the United States, Honorable Joe Biden, at the Arlington National Cemetery Amphitheatre on Memorial Day. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Honorable Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States, addresses a crowd at the Arlington National Cemetery Amphitheatre on Memorial Day. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Members from the United States Navy Band sit amongst a crowd of attendees as the Vice President of the United States, Honorable Joe Biden, speaks at the Arlington National Cemetery Amphitheatre on Memorial Day. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Vice President Joe Biden and Maj. Gen. Karl Horst, commander of the U.S. Army Military District of Washington, render honors during the playing of Taps at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Vice President of the United States, Honorable Joe Biden lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Dignitaries to include Secretary of the Army John McHugh and Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. attend the Memorial Day wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Members of the U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own participate in the Memorial Day wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Airmen from an Air Force Honor Guard Platooon participate in a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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Soldiers from the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment known as the Old Guard march up the stairs leading to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during the Memorial Day wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Adora Gonzalez)
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