Memorial Day

Memorial Day

f/6.3, 1/250, ISO 100.

Memorial Day is a federal holiday for remembering all the men and women who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. These two photos express a tribute to all those who lost their lives and the ones who continue to serve. Thank You to all the troops.

Memorial Day

F/5.6, 1/600, ISO 250.

Interesting Fact: Even though numerous different communities had been independently celebrating Memorial Day for years, the federal government declared Waterloo, N.Y. the official birthplace of Memorial Day. Waterloo first celebrated the holiday on May 5, 1866.    ( http://www.ksdk.com/story/news/2014/05/25/memorial-day-fun-facts/9583503/ )

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