The history of Memorial Day has its origin in Arlington National Cemetery. The history of Memorial Day means a lot to families of military personnel. My journey in Arlington Cemetery on a beautiful spring day was moving and inspiring. It was a day full of memories. An excerpt from the Arlington website: “Initially, being buried at a national cemetery was not considered an honor, but it ensured that service members whose families could not afford to bring them home for a funeral were given a proper burial. The first official “Decoration Day,” later renamed Memorial Day, was held at Arlington National …
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Top 10 Family Activities in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores, Alabama
Alabama’s Gulf Coast towns of Orange Beach and Gulf Shores beckons vacationers to white sand beaches and gorgeous blue-green water all year round. Here you’ll find top 10 family activities in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores for all to enjoy.