Remembrance wreaths were placed on more than 240,000 graves at Arlington National Cemetery. Photo courtesy of Shelley Kimball.

From the Homefront: ‘Never forget’ – Wreaths Across America

It was a day of remembrance in the midst of the holiday season. Thousands streamed into Arlington National Cemetery to place more than 240,000 wreaths on the headstones of the fallen. Coast Guard families joined about 70,000 volunteers to assist with Wreaths Across America Saturday.