Arlington Cemetery Is Decorated With 250,000 Flags Ahead Of Memorial Day

In This Photo: Ed Arnston
U.S. Army Capt. Ed Arntson of Chicago, Illinois kisses the grave of Staff Sgt. Henry Linck, who was killed in Iraq in 2006, in Arlington National Cemetery May 21, 2009 in Arlington, Virginia. It took 1,300 soldiers, sailors and Marines about three hours to place a flag at each of the more than 300,000 gravestones at Arlington ahead of the Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) * Local Caption * Ed Arnston
(May 21, 2009 - Source: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images North America)