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阿灵顿国家公墓 (Arlington National Cemetery) :1864513

你怎么对那些在你生命中扮演重要角色的人与事物表示你的敬意呢?美国有许多纪念碑与神圣之地是用来敬悼这些曾在美国历史上写下灿烂一页的人物、理想,与事迹。阿灵顿国家公墓也是这些神圣之地的其中之一。你有没有去过那里呢?阿灵顿公墓位在弗吉尼亚州,与华盛顿特区隔着波多马克河相望着。

1864513日,一名南方联盟的战犯在地区医院去世,他是第一个埋葬在阿灵顿的士兵。这个公墓现在埋葬着在所有美国参加过的战役中死亡的将士,包括美国独立革命战争。你知道阿灵顿国家公墓最崇敬的一天是哪一天吗?


How do you honor the people and events in your life that are important to you? The United States has many monuments and sacred sites to honor people, ideas, things, and events that have left their mark on American history. Arlington National Cemetery is one of those sites. Have you been there? It is located in Virginia across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C.

On May 13, 1864, a Confederate prisoner of war, who had died at a local hospital, was the first soldier buried at Arlington. The cemetery now contains the graves of soldiers from every war in which the United States has participated, including the American Revolution. What day do you think is most honored at Arlington National Cemetery?

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