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)

Trump and Pence lay a wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Trump and Pence lay a wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

President-elect Donald J. Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Jan. 19, 2017, in Arlington, Va. Trump was sworn-in as the 45th president of the United States during the Inauguration Ceremony Jan. 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released)

Veterans Day in Arlington National Cemetery

Veterans Day in Arlington National Cemetery
The United States Navy Band performs during the National Veterans Day Observance at Arlington National Cemetery, Nov. 11, 2016, in Arlington, Va. United States President Barack Obama gave remarks and placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released)

Photo of the Week: October 6, 2016

Photo of the Week: October 6, 2016
Gold Star Mothers listen as Gen. Mark A. Milley, 39th Chief of Staff of the Army, gives remarks during the Commemorative Ceremony for Gold Star Mother's Day in Arlington National Cemetery, Sept. 25, 2016, in Arlington, Va. The ceremony marked the 80th Gold Star Mother’s Day. (U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue)

Korean War repatriation service for U.S. Army Sgt. Wilson Meckley Jr.

Korean War repatriation service for U.S. Army Sgt. Wilson Meckley Jr.

Mourners attending the gravesite service for U.S. Army Sgt. Wilson Meckley Jr., including his sister Urbana Mae Warfel, second left, and his brother Robert Meckley, fourth left, place red roses on the casket during the graveside service in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, April 4, 2016, in Arlington, Va. Meckley was reported missing Dec. 2, 1950, in the area of the Chosin Reservoir during the Korean War and was declared dead in 1954. His remains were recently identified.

(U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released).


Funeral service for U.S. Army Green Beret KIA

Funeral service for U.S. Army Green Beret KIA

U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Xavier Brunson, commander of U.S. Army Special Forces Command, presents an American Flag to Declan, son of U.S. Army Sgt. First Class Matthew Q. McClintock, during the graveside service for McClintock in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, March 7, 2016, in Arlington, Va. McClintock was killed in action Jan. 5, 2016, in Afghanistan.

(U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/released)


Plenty Coups headdress installation

Plenty Coups headdress installation

ANC curator, Roderick Gainer (left), and, Brent Orton (right), mount maker and lead fabrication technician with Capitol Museum Services, prepare the headdress of Crow Tribe (Apsalookee) Chief Plenty Coups for display at Arlington National Cemetery's Memorial Amphitheater Display Room. Chief Plenty Coups removed this War Bonnet from his head and placed it on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on November, 11, 1921, in tribute to the Unknown.

(ANC photo by Stephen Smith, released)

President of Italy lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

President of Italy lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Maj. Gen. Bradley A. Becker, commanding general Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region and U.S. Army Military District of Washington, right, escorts President of Italy Sergio Mattarella during a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, Feb. 7, 2016. Following the wreath-laying, Mattarella toured the Memorial Display Room.

(U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/Released)


South Korean Wreath Laying

South Korean Wreath Laying

South Korean Deputy Minister of Personnel and Welfare Hwang Woo Woong places his hand over his heart during the playing of Taps after laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Nov. 20, 2015, in Arlington, Va. Dignitaries from all over the world pay respects to those buried at Arlington National Cemetery in more than 3000 ceremonies each year.

(Photograph by Rachel Larue/Arlington National Cemetery/Released)