Thursday, November 11, 2010

Those Places Thursday - Memorials to Veterans : Washington D.C.

We are fortunate enough to live a short drive from our nations capital. Over the years we have celebrated Fourth of July, Memorial Day, and Veteran's day together in Washington D.C. On this Veteran's Day I wanted to share a few photographs taken of memorials commemorating our brave men and women. Happy Veteran's Day and thanks for your service!

World War II Memorial

Korean War Memorial

Vietnam Memorial


  1. Outstanding pictures - thank you for sharing them. These are some of the reasons it's great to live near WDC.

  2. Thank you so much for mentioning my blog today. Just visiting your site and found these touching photos. I have never seen the Korean War memorial. It is stunning. Is it new?

  3. I loved your photos, especially since I haven't seen the WWII or Korean War memorials. Thank you so much for sharing.

  4. Thank you all for your kind words! Washington D.C. is one of my favorite places to visit. These memorials always remind you of those who sacrificed for this nation.

  5. I loved these impressive photographs and they brought back memories of a visit to Washington DC some years ago when we visited the Vietnam Memorial and Arlington National Cemetery. I have found the remembrance blogs very moving.
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  6. Hi Scotsue,

    Glad you liked the photographs. I always love visiting D.C. As for your blog, I'm already following you!