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The 624-acre Arlington National Cemetery has been active since the Civil War but will run out of grave sites by 2025. (Associated Press)

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Section 60, where many of the soldiers who died in Iraq and Afghanistan are buried at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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President Barack Obama listens as Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks in the Memorial Amphitheater at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 25, 2015, during a Memorial Day ceremony. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Obama, accompanied by Maj. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan, left, commander of the U.S. Army Military District of Washington, lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, with the aid of Sgt. 1st Class John C. Wirth, on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Every headstone at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., has a flag placed in front of it, Thursday, May 21, 2015. Flags-In is a time honored tradition that is reserved for Soldiers of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard). Since The Old Guard’s designation as the Army’s official ceremonial unit in 1948, they have conducted this mission annually at Arlington National Cemetery prior to Memorial Day to honor our nation’s fallen military heroes. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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Air Force personnel place wreaths at graves in Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, Va., Dec. 13, 2014. (Image: U.S. Air Force) ** FILE **

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Remembrance: Jaray Simms places flowers at the gravestone of her father, a World War II veteran. The Wreaths Across America volunteer said the annual ceremony next month at Arlington National Cemetery will bring her work full circle. (Catrina Head)

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Jaray Simms will be one of the expected 25,000 volunteers hoping to place a wreath at the gravesite of every service man and woman buried at Arlington National Cemetery marking its 150th year. (Photographs by Catrina Head)

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A soldier of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, also known as The Old Guard, places flags at grave sites at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Thursday, May 22, 2014, as part of the annual "Flags-In" ceremony in preparation for Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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Members of the American Heritage Girls participated in wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on Sunday, June 29 at Arlington National Cemetery. Khalid Naji-Allah/Special to The Washington Times.

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Members of the American Heritage Girls participated in wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on Sunday, June 29 at Arlington National Cemetery. Khalid Naji-Allah/Special to The Washington Times.

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Horses carry an empty casket in front of rows of tombstones at Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, VA., Thursday, December 19, 2013. (Andrew S Geraci/The Washington Times)

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First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, stand with children of fallen service members who traveled to Washington to participate in the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) 20th Annual Good Grief Camp as they wait for President Barack Obama to speak at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 26, 2014, in honor of Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)