Such a moving picture. It was taken 2 days after she was told her husband of 5 years had died in combat.

:((

These photos tug at my heart strings. I just really need some military daddy and daughters to photograph!!

yup.

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A Final Salute: Know The Symbolism Behind Military Funerals Military life and ceremonies are steeped in tradition and symbolism, and funerals are no exception.

i will cry everytime i see this....The night before the burial of her husband, Katherine Cathey refused to leave the casket, asking to sleep next to him for the last time. The Marines made a bed for her, tucking in the sheets below the flag. Before she fell asleep, she opened her laptop computer and played songs that would have been played at a formal wedding they never held. She asked the Marines to continue standing watch. "I think that's what he would have wanted," she said.

Baptism! Freedom of Religion

Thank you for your service!..j

There are no words..

To our troops...I'm praying with you and for you.

A good way to give awareness to PTSD! God Bless our troops and their families that live everyday in fear from this and to all of our soldiers, Marines, airmen, navy personal, and National Guards men and women stationed all around the world. Thank you!!

The emotional repercussions of war…this is why we should be THANKFUL to our Soldiers and their family they fight for each and every one of us and have to go through so much mentally and physcially

breaks my heart

Each fallen soldier gets a personal escort home, sometimes it's a friend, a family member or stranger who is also in the services. Watch Taking Chance with Kevin Bacon - it is an awesome, moving tribute to these escorts! I'm getting goosebumps just writing this - it's that good! Thank you, escorts and those who have fallen. God bless you all.

no words

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Patrick DeSantis God Bless America and each and every soldier!

jrc18usafwife: waitingformyotherhalf: Saw this on my Facebook newsfeed I started crying my heart just broke :’( (Source: tomorrow-iwillbestronger, via battosai1)