A detail of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency personnel ready the American Flag to cover a casket containing the remains of a service member lost during the Korean War, in Honolulu, Hawaii, June 13, 2016.
News
Flag Stolen From Veteran’s Daughter Found By Missouri Police
The flag belonged to the daughter of a deceased WWII veteran in upstate New York. It had been missing since Memorial Day.
An airman with the Air Force Honor Guard speaks to a Good Grief Camp attendees.
News
Children Of Fallen Troops Come To DC To Heal And Play
At an event in the nation’s capital, 500 children of fallen service members gathered for a day of fun and healing.
Military funeral
Family & Relationships
A Gold Star Wife’s Message To Veterans: Honor The Fallen By Living
Jane Horton lost her husband in Afghanistan. She urges veterans on Memorial Day to honor fallen troops through living.
Arlington National Cemetary
Community
5 Times Brands Forgot The Meaning Of Memorial Day
Sometimes brands miss the meaning of Memorial Day, seeing it as a chance to promote themselves over a long weekend.
Mementos left at the grave of Marine 1st Lt. Travis Manion in Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery.
Community
Travis Manion’s Sister Reflects On The Meaning Of Memorial Day
Honor those loved ones we’ve lost in the best way possible: by building on the legacies they left behind.
Korea Memorial Day on
June 6, 2014 at the  Seoul National Cemetery.
History
9 Ways Other Countries Honor Their Fallen Troops
Many countries have their own special traditions for honoring those lost in armed conflict.
Dawn breaks over the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 26, 2014, in Boise, Idaho. Local dignitaries held a Memorial Day Ceremony there later that day.
Community
Create A Video On What Memorial Day Really Means
Task & Purpose and Tribute are creating a video montage to honor those we have lost. Here’s how you can participate.