All across the United States, Americans honor the fallen on Memorial Day, from the president's traditional annual remembrance at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery to a beach memorial in Santa Monica, Calif.
U.S. President Barack Obama takes part in the Presidential Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns with Maj. Gen. Michael S. Linnington at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia on May 28, 2012. UPI/Molly Riley
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