Lorraine, France: World War II Memorial

Here are some more of the pictures from our Memorial Weekend trip to Lorraine Memorial Cemetery.
Superman just before the ceremony.

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Foreign Military men in uniform – oooo la la!

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Arrival of Honored Guests

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Advance of the Colors

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Red licorice = Quiet children during the National Anthems.

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Walking the grounds after the ceremony.

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The Visitor’s Overlook.

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The view from the Visitor’s Overlook.

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Veterans of Foreign Wars walking the grounds.

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Saying thank you for our freedom.

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A surprise rendezvous with a dear friend I met in Washington DC last month.

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The Stars and Stripes waving in the wind.

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The gates as we leave.

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The eagle sculpture on the gate.

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It was a very memorable way to spend our Memorial Day weekend.

(In case you missed it – here is the first post about the Lorraine Memorial.)

What are some of your most memorable Memorial Day moments?

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