At the 11th Hour…

Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, N.H., 11/11/2010

At the 11th hour…

Freeport, Maine 11/11/2010

On the 11th day…

USA/

Of the 11th month…

Afghanistan US Veterans Day
Camp Eggers – Afghanistan

They shall be remembered.

Arlington National Ceremony

Arlington National Ceremony 11/11/2010

No matter the conflict…

Garden of Remembrance Edinburgh, Scotland 11/11/2010

No matter the age…

Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Philadelphia

No matter the place….

Los Angeles, CA 11/10/10

The sacrifice remains the same.

August 28, 1950 Korea

And the faces tell the stories.

United Kingdom 11/11/2010

Regardless of age….

Celestino Almeda, age 93 at Arlington Cemetery Nov. 11, 2010

Or battlefield…

Iraq War Veteran at service in Coconut Grove, FL 11/11/2010

They have honored us with their service.

Arlington National Cemetery Nov. 3, 2010

It is never too late to say thank you.

Arlington National Cemetery 11/11/2010

And remember.

 

Memorial Sevice Florida Nov. 11, 2010

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ADDITIONAL PHOTO CREDITS:

  • Kevin Lamarque/Reuters
  • AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty
  • AP Photo/Martin Meissner
  • AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt
  • AP Photo/Al Chang
  • Mario Tama/Getty
  • Win McNamee/Getty
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7 Comments

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7 responses to “At the 11th Hour…

  1. Beautiful, Moving, and Touching Post for this Veterans Day! Great Images.

    God bless those Veterans and Soldiers who stood and continue to stand up for freedom… all over the world!

    … and, May God continue to bless this Great Country, America!

  2. What a beautiful post you have shared with all of us today!
    Thank you!!!

    BroncoMom

  3. Thank you for remembering our guys.

  4. what an absolutely beautiful post, PP.

    though we owe a debt we’ll never be able to repay, i am so incredibly grateful.

    xo.

  5. Jen

    What a beautiful post, thank you for sharing!

    Jen
    http://www.monogrammedeverything.com

  6. What a lovely post!
    xoxo
    SC

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