Photo of the week, Fall in the cemetery

Nov 22 2017
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Photo of the week, Fall in the cemetery
Fall has arrived! Taken in Section 54 of Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, Nov. 16, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser / Arlington National Cemetery / released)

Photo of the week, Air Force Full Honors Funeral

Jul 31 2017
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Photo of the week, Air Force Full Honors Funeral

Members of the United States Air Force Honor Guard participate in the military full honors funeral for retired Col. Freeman B. Olmstead in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., July 27th, 2017.  Olmstead became the subject of national attention in July of 1960 when his RB-47 aircraft was shot down by Soviet fighter jets and he became a prisoner of war for 208 days. He was greeted by President John F. Kennedy upon his return to the U.S. in January of 1961. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser/Arlington National Cemetery/released)

Photo of the week, Tomb Sentinel stands guard in the rain

Jun 20 2017
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Photo of the week, Tomb Sentinel stands guard in the rain
A Tomb Sentinel from the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) stands guard over the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery June 19, 2017, in the rain. The D.C. metro area was under a severe weather storm warning for much of the afternoon. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser/ Arlington National Cemetery/ released)

Photo of the week, President Trump visits Section 60

Jun 01 2017
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Photo of the week, President Trump visits Section 60
President Donald J. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence talk with Christian Jacobs, 6, and his mother Brittany at the grave of his father in Section 60 or Arlington National Cemetery, May 29, 2017. Christian visits with his mother every year for Memorial Day. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser/Arlington National Cemetery/released)

Graveside service for U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. William Ryan at Arlington National Cemetery

May 11 2017
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Graveside service for U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. William Ryan at Arlington National Cemetery

Casket bearers from Marine Barracks Washington take part in the graveside service for Marine Corps Reserve 1st Lt. William Ryan, in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., May 10, 2017. Declared deceased as of May 11, 1969, Ryan's remains from the Vietnam War were missing until identified by Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency in 2016 from an excavated crash site near Ban Alang Noi, Laos. Ryan's remains were repatriated in Section 60. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser/Arlington National Cemetery/Released)

Graveside service for U.S. Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. Marvin B. Rothman at Arlington National Cemetery

Graveside service for U.S. Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. Marvin B. Rothman at Arlington National Cemetery
Members of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) participate in the graveside service for U.S. Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. Marvin B. Rothman, 21, of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, at Arlington National Cemetery, April 19, 2017, in Arlington, Va. Rothman went missing during a bombing escort mission, April 11, 1944, flying a P-47D Thunderbolt over New Guinea. His remains were recently found and identified. (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released)

Service for John Glenn at Arlington National Cemetery

Service for John Glenn at Arlington National Cemetery
Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert B. Neller, left, presents the American flag to Annie Glenn, widow of John Glenn, during the graveside service in Section 35 of Arlington National Cemetery, April 6, 2017, in Arlington, Va. Glenn, the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth and later a United States senator, died at the age of 95 on Dec. 8, 2016. (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released)

World War I Exhibit Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center

World War I Exhibit Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center
From the left, Arlington National Cemetery Curator Roderick Gainer, Army National Military Cemeteries Executive Director Karen Durham-Aguilera, American Battle Monuments Commission Acting Secretary Robert Dalessandro and ABMC Historian Alec Bennett open the World War I exhibit during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the ANC Welcome Center, March 31, 2017, in Arlington, Va. The joint ANC and ABMC exhibit commemorates the 100th anniversary of America's involvement in the First World War. The exhibit focuses on the American experience in the war, and how ANC and ABMC were focal points for remembrance and commemorations of the Great War.  (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/Released)

Medal of Honor Day at ANC

Medal of Honor Day at ANC
Members of the U.S. Army Band, “Pershing’s Own,” participate in a full honors wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, March 25, 2017, in Arlington, Va. With 24 Medal of Honor recipients in attendance, the wreath laying marked Medal of Honor Day, which falls on March 25 each year. (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released)