The National Moment of Remembrance was created in order that Americans would pause in whatever they were doing at 3 PM on Memorial Day in order to give thanks to those who gave their lives in payment for the freedoms that we enjoy today.
Stephen R. Scherr was on hand at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery when the “National Moment of Remembrance” wrath as laid there, and kindly shared these photos with us:
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
Reviewed by: Michael Howard