Wreaths Across America arrives at Arlington National Cemetery (5 images)

The Wreaths Across America organization laid some 400,000 wreaths on tombstones at Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday, carrying on an annual tradition, according to Fox News.
Updated: Dec. 16, 2017 at 1:35 PM
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A volunteer places a Christmas wreath on a grave at Arlington National Cemetery as part of the annual "Wreaths Across America" event in Arlington, Va., on December 16, 2017. The event takes place at national and state veterans cemeteries across the country. Photo by Erin Schaff/UPI
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Volunteers look for headstones to place Christmas wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery as part of the annual "Wreaths Across America" event in Arlington, Va., on December 16, 2017. Volunteers for the group have placed wreaths annually for 25 years. Photo by Erin Schaff/UPI
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Christmas wreaths placed by volunteers are seen on the graves at Arlington National Cemetery as part of the annual "Wreaths Across America" event in Arlington, Va., on December 16, 2017. Last year, the organization placed more than 1.2 million wreaths at more than 1,200 cemeteries nationwide. Photo by Erin Schaff/UPI
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Navy Captain Michael Leuttrell salutes a grave after placing a Christmas wreath on the headstone at Arlington National Cemetery as part of the annual "Wreaths Across America" event in Arlington, Va., on December 16, 2017. Photo by Erin Schaff/UPI
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Taylor Calp (age 10) places a Christmas wreath on a grave while his grandfather Rick Lisko looks on at Arlington National Cemetery as part of the annual "Wreaths Across America" event in Arlington, Va., on December 16, 2017. Photo by Erin Schaff/UPI
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