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Memorial Day photographs from around the country

by Chris Landsberger Modified: April 18, 2013 at 12:31 pm •  Published: May 31, 2011
Jacob Long, of the Georgia Army National Guard, holds his 14-month-old daughter, Charlotte, while listening to the song "God Bless America" during a Memorial Day ceremony, Monday, May 30, 2011, in Roswell, Ga. (AP Photo/Rich Addicks) ORG XMIT: GARA111
Jacob Long, of the Georgia Army National Guard, holds his 14-month-old daughter, Charlotte, while listening to the song "God Bless America" during a Memorial Day ceremony, Monday, May 30, 2011, in Roswell, Ga. (AP Photo/Rich Addicks) ORG XMIT: GARA111

News Photographers around the United States took pictures of Memorial Day ceremonies last weekend. Here’s a couple of pictures from Oklahoma City, Georgia,Virginia and Arizona. You can see more photo galleries by clicking here or you can follow this link to see more pictures from the ceremony at the 45th Infantry Division Museum Memorial Day Ceremony in Oklahoma City.

Laura Youngblood comforts her son Hunter, 10, and daughter Emma, 5, at the grave of her husband Travis L. Youngblood at Section 60 in Arlington National Cemetery, Monday, May 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana) ORG XMIT: DCJL118
Laura Youngblood comforts her son Hunter, 10, and daughter Emma, 5, at the grave of her husband Travis L. Youngblood at Section 60 in Arlington National Cemetery, Monday, May 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana) ORG XMIT: DCJL118
Six-year-old Eric Kimbrough carries an American Flag during the 45th infantry Division Museum Memorial Day Ceremony on, Monday, May 30, 2011. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD
Six-year-old Eric Kimbrough carries an American Flag during the 45th infantry Division Museum Memorial Day Ceremony on, Monday, May 30, 2011. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD
President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Robert Gates, center, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen, left, are listen to the playing of "Taps" during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, Monday, May 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) ORG XMIT: WHCD108
President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Robert Gates, center, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen, left, are listen to the playing of "Taps" during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, Monday, May 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) ORG XMIT: WHCD108
Jack Warren becomes emotional as he kneels at the grave of his father, Billy Warren, on Memorial Day at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, Monday, May 30, 2011, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Kadlubowski) MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES  ORG XMIT: AZPHP101
Jack Warren becomes emotional as he kneels at the grave of his father, Billy Warren, on Memorial Day at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, Monday, May 30, 2011, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Kadlubowski) MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES ORG XMIT: AZPHP101

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by Chris Landsberger
Assistant Photography Editor
Chris Landsberger is a native of Oklahoma and, as a photographer, has been able to travel coast to coast and everywhere in between to cover news for the last 13 years. He has been a part history that included coverage of Oklahoma City bomber...
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