In this May 27, 2011 photo, an American flag that was placed by a volunteer stands in front of a soldier's tombstone at Chalmette National Cemetery in advance of Memorial Day weekend in Chalmette, La.... more 
In this May 27, 2011 photo, an American flag that was placed by a volunteer stands in front of a soldier's tombstone at Chalmette National Cemetery in advance of Memorial Day weekend in Chalmette, La. A study done for the National World War II Museum found that Memorial Day is losing its identity as a day to honor those who died in defense of the United States. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Patrick Semansky
Sat, May 28, 2011 11:58 AM EDT