Quantcast

AP Photos: Americans honor troops for Memorial Day

Associated Press

Published: Monday, May 28 2012 4:51 a.m. MDT

A Marine salutes as motorcycles drive past during the annual Rolling Thunder parade ahead of Memorial Day in Washington, Sunday, May 27, 2012.

Charles Dharapak, Associated Press

Read more: Nearly half of returning veterans seek disability

Boy Scouts carry a large American flag through the Memphis National Cemetery in Tennessee, where scouts also placed flags on 42,000 graves. In Little Rock, Ark., a 4-year-old girl fills her arms with flags to place on gravesites.

Across the U.S. this weekend, Americans are honoring the fallen, veterans and military personnel in ceremonies and private remembrances.

Here's a gallery of AP photos from Memorial Day weekend.

Get The Deseret News Everywhere

Subscribe

Mobile

RSS