Eye Opening Memorial Day 2016 Video: By the Numbers – American Military News

Eye Opening Memorial Day 2016 Video: By the Numbers

This quick video gives us a breakdown of Memorial Day “by the numbers”. They treat us to facts about the somber realities of the the day such as the total number of service members lost to war and the number of graves filled with people who made the ultimate sacrifice at Arlington National Cemetery.

The video also touches on the brighter side of Memorial day. It comments on traditions such as the annual “Rolling Thunder” motorcade that rolls through Washington D.C. every memorial day to honor our troops.

What will you be doing to honor veterans this Memorial Day? Sound off in the comment section!