Gettysburg.  This is in the Gettysburg Military Cemetery where Lincoln made his speech.  I've been there and it is incredible! This is a Memorial commemorating that speech.

Gettysburg. This is in the Gettysburg Military Cemetery where Lincoln made his speech. I've been there and it is incredible! This is a Memorial commemorating that speech.

In anguish, longing, 1.5 million Israelis pay respects at military cemeteries nationwide. Roads leading to the Kiryat Shaul military cemetery in Tel Aviv were shut to traffic starting at 5:00 a.m on Monday ahead of the annual ceremony — one of several — to commemorate fallen soldiers and victims of terror attacks as Israel marks Memorial Day. “Our liberty is sacred, both sacred and hard. We know that there is a price to be paid for our existence here, for our liberty.

In anguish, longing, 1.5 million Israelis pay respects at military cemeteries nationwide. Roads leading to the Kiryat Shaul military cemetery in Tel Aviv were shut to traffic starting at 5:00 a.m on Monday ahead of the annual ceremony — one of several — to commemorate fallen soldiers and victims of terror attacks as Israel marks Memorial Day. “Our liberty is sacred, both sacred and hard. We know that there is a price to be paid for our existence here, for our liberty.

Scintillating Scenes shot from the Skies.  Military cemetery

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3296 Private George Whitmore, 1st Australian Pioneer Battalion. Born: St. Kilda, Victoria. Died: KIA 25 April 1916 and buried Rue Petillon Military Cemetery, France.

3296 Private George Whitmore, 1st Australian Pioneer Battalion. Born: St. Kilda, Victoria. Died: KIA 25 April 1916 and buried Rue Petillon Military Cemetery, France.

Crosses as far as the eye can see, American Military Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France by caspermoller, via Flickr

Crosses as far as the eye can see, American Military Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France by caspermoller, via Flickr

804a Corporal Joseph Patrick McKeogh, 1st Pioneer Battalion, of Myrtleford, Victoria. Killed in Action: 13 April 1918, France, age 23.  Buried: Le Grand Hasard Military Cemetery, Morbecques, Plot 3 Row A Grave 7.

804a Corporal Joseph Patrick McKeogh, 1st Pioneer Battalion, of Myrtleford, Victoria. Killed in Action: 13 April 1918, France, age 23. Buried: Le Grand Hasard Military Cemetery, Morbecques, Plot 3 Row A Grave 7.

military cemetery  Omaha Beach Heroes that changed our world! Can't wait to stand here.

military cemetery Omaha Beach Heroes that changed our world! Can't wait to stand here.

IDF soldiers at the national military cemetery on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem on Memorial Day, May 1, 2017 (MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)

IDF soldiers at the national military cemetery on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem on Memorial Day, May 1, 2017 (MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)

Luxembourg American Military Cemetery I was so shocked to discover one of my grandmother's cousins was buried here! Passing by his grave was complete and utter serendipity!

Luxembourg American Military Cemetery I was so shocked to discover one of my grandmother's cousins was buried here! Passing by his grave was complete and utter serendipity!

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