As you wrap up the holiday weekend, look back at the history of Memorial Day through old and new images.
The tradition was picked up in France and Britain, where it thrives on Nov. 11 each year -- Armistice Day.
Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images
Jason Merritt/Getty Images
Anthony Harvey/Getty Images
Leonard Adam/Getty Images
Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images
Milos Bicanski/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.