Summer at the Tomb

By Sgt. Jose Torres, Jr.July 27, 2012

Pfc. Justin Zimla of Lebanon, Mo., Tomb Sentinel, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), faces toward Washington D.C. while guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., July 26, 2012. In 1948 the 3d U.S. Infantry (The Old Guard) assumed the post following the unit's reactivation in the nation's capital. Members of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment continue to serve in this distinguished duty today. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Pfc. Justin Zimla of Lebanon, Mo., Tomb Sentinel, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), faces toward Washington D.C. while guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., July 26, 2012. In 1948 the 3d U.S. Infantry (The Old Guard) assumed the post following the unit's reactivation in the nation's capital. Members of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment continue to serve in this distinguished duty today. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jose Torres, Jr.) VIEW ORIGINAL