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The National World War II Memorial

As we pause to remember on this Memorial Day weekend, I hope you enjoy these pictures of the majestic World War II Memorial in Washington

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    The Freedom Wall. It has 4048 stars, each one representing 100 Americans who died during the war
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    A quote from President Harry S Truman
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    There are 56 pillars in the Memorial, representing the 48 (at the time) states and US Territories
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    The entrance through the Pacific Arch
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    The Memorial at night
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    There are two Triumphal Arches in the Memorial. This one honors victory, and those who served, in the Pacific