Memorial Day Resources

Petty Officer 1st Class Samuel Hernandez-Moreno, ship's serviceman, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush, pays his respects to a fallen service member buried at the Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial on Memorial Day. George H.W. Bush is anchored off the coast of Portsmouth, England, for the ship's first overseas port visit of its first combat deployment.

What is Memorial Day? A day to remember those who have died while serving our country. Today, let us remember those who so valiantly fought and died for the cause of freedom.

The resources below are a small compilation of items to use on this solemn day.

Poems:

Michael Anania – Memorial Day” 
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – Decoration Day” 
Joyce Kilmer – Memorial Day” 
U.S. Air Force Maj. Andrew Nye, left, and Maj. James Hogan fold an American Flag in honor of Memorial Day outside of the Pentagon, May 25, 2016. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Alyssa Gibson/Released)
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