As you prep for the holiday weekend, look back at the history of Memorial Day through old and new images.
After World War I, the holiday expanded to include all military personnel killed in all conflicts. (Texas, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Louisiana and Tennessee have an additional separate day for honoring the Confederate war dead.)
Seoul National University/Handout/Reuters
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National Portrait Gallery, London
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