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Leaving a penny at the grave means simply that you visited. A nickel indicates that you & the deceased trained at boot camp together,while a dime means you served with him in some capacity. By leaving a quarter at the grave, you are telling the family that you were with the solider when he was killed. According to tradition, the money left at graves in national cemeteries & state veterans cemeteries is eventually collected, & the funds are put toward maintaining the cemeteries…

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Gallery of Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at Birdeye / Fennell Purifoy Architects - 14

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Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at Birdeye / Fennell Purifoy Architects

Built by Fennell Purifoy Architects in Cherry Valley, United States with date Images by Ken West.     The Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at Birdeye is located along Crowley’s Ridge National Scenic Byway. In orde...

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10 Free Sites for Researching U.S. Military Veterans who Died in Service

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Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at Birdeye / Fennell Purifoy Architects

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10 Free Sites for Researching U.S. Military Veterans who Died in Service

10 Free Sites for Researching U.S. Military who Died in Service: Soldiers of the Great War (World War One)

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Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at Birdeye / Fennell Purifoy Architects

Built by Fennell Purifoy Architects in Cherry Valley, United States with date Images by Ken West.     The Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at Birdeye is located along Crowley’s Ridge National Scenic Byway. In orde...

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"The eagle couldn't have picked a better person." Photo of eagle sitting on Minneapolis' Fort Snelling National Cemetery gravestone of Sgt. Maurice Ruch touches hearts, goes viral. *Click to read the whole, touching story...

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