Memorial Day flowers honor fallen service members at Arlington

A Memorial Day tradition of placing flowers at grave sites brings solace to families of fallen service members at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Arlington, Va. – Memorial Day may be billed as the start of summertime fun and sales, but for many people, the holiday holds a deeper meaning. Since 2011, the Memorial Day Flowers Foundation has placed roses to honor fallen service members and

WASHINGTON — It's a well-known Christmas tradition for volunteers to place wreaths at the grave sites at Arlington National Cemetery, but a similar tradition that honors our fallen also takes place around Memorial Day in Arlington and 18 cemeteries …

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