Memorial Day 2013

Americans who died in defense of their country and our freedoms are remembered in ceremonies across the nation.

Dozens of beach-goers spill down an exit ramp on Memorial Day at Coney Island, Monday, May 27, 2013, in New York. Despite cool weather and cold water, thousands of visitors took to the sand and the boardwalk. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Dozens of beach-goers spill down an exit ramp on Memorial Day at Coney Island, Monday, May 27, 2013, in New York. Despite cool weather and cold water, thousands of visitors took to the sand and the boardwalk. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

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