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From historic Friendship Cemetary in Columbus, Mississippi, often called "Where Flowers Healed A Nation." On April 25, 1866, the ladies of Columbus decided to decorate both Confederate and Union soldiers' graves with garlands and bouquets of beautiful flowers. As a direct result of this kind gesture, Americans celebrate what has come to be called Memorial Day each year.

From historic Friendship Cemetary in Columbus, Mississippi, often called "Where Flowers Healed A Nation." On April the ladies of Columbus.

"Soldier, rest! Thy warfare o’er, Sleep the sleep that knows not breaking, Dream of battled fields no more."

Thy warfare o’er, Sleep the sleep that knows not breaking, Dream of battled fields no more. Friendship Cemetary in Columbus, MS

Columbus, Mississippi Pilgrimage

Columbus, Mississippi Pilgrimage My college hometown!

Fort Massachusetts, Ship Island, Biloxi,Mississippi

Fort Massachusetts is a fort on West Ship Island along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. (Cat, Horn & Ship Islands w/LG

Did you know that Columbus, MS is one of the cities that claims to be the birthplace of Memorial Day? Friendship Cemetery in Columbus is also known as "Where Flowers Healed A Nation." On April 25, 1866 the ladies of Columbus, Mississippi decided to decorate both Confederate and Union soldiers' graves with garlands and bouquets of beautiful flowers. This later became known as Memorial Day.

Many Claim to Be Memorial Day Birthplace

Did you know that Columbus, MS is one of the cities that claims to be the birthplace of Memorial Day? Friendship Cemetery in Columbus is also known as.

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