There are hundreds of photos shot every Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery, but few have the emotional power and the simplicity of this one. Do you think this picture appropriately honors our war dead? Or does it say something else? Read photojournalist John Moore's account of that day at: blogs.gettyimages.com/news/2007/05/30/memorial-day-at-arlington-national-cemetery/
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Mary McHugh mourns her dead fiance Sgt. James Regan at "Section 60" of the Arlington National Cemetery May 27, 2007. Regan, an American Special Forces soldier, was killed by an IED explosion in Iraq in February of this year, and this was the first time McHugh had visited the grave since the funeral..