As you wrap up the holiday weekend, look back at the history of Memorial Day through old and new images.
As included in the National Holiday Act of 1971, it is set aside as part of a three-day weekend as a time to honor U.S. servicemen and women who have died in military service to their country.
Library of Congress
Mark Wilson Getty Images
Franco Origlia/Getty Image
Jason Merritt/Getty Images
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
U.S. National Guard
Jag Gundu/Getty Images
Jim Rogash/ Getty
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Jason Lee - Pool/Getty Images
It's easy to upload your photos and/or videos on News8000.com. Once you do, we'll share your upload with the community!
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.