Memorial Day originated during our country’s Civil War, and it serves the purpose of honoring the men and women who died serving in the United States Armed Forces. May God bless all of our brave soldiers who serve(d) and their families!


How much did all this cost? So SO much and for so many families! It all cost an inestimatable amount.


In case you thought it was national BBQ day." ~ MEMORIAL DAY, originally called Decoration Day, was created to honor U. military who died in the Civil War (then expanded to include all wars).


The meaning of Memorial Day

A member of a military Honor Guard stands at parade rest during a Memorial Day remembrance at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument on the Boston Common.


A Navy Corpsman lifts the head of a wounded Marine to give him a sip of water from his canteen as other soldiers relax during a pause in fighting on Guam Island, in the Marianas, in August 1944 during World War II.


This compilation goes out to all my fellow Marines. The opening and closing quotes are from General LeJeune's Birthday message which is read to Marines every.


Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam recognizes veterans on the anniversary of the Dec. attacks on Hickam Field [Image 5 of


Dear GI, You don't know me, and I will never know you. Yet, you paid the ultimate price so that I could sit behind this keyboard and freely express my thought


Members of the U. Infantry Regiment place flags at the graves of U. soldiers buried at Arlington National Cemetery.


Kid Friendly Memorial Day Events And Activities Around Tacoma, Puyallup, and the South Puget Sound