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Tombstone 9938, of section 60, in the Arlington National Cemetery, marks the final resting place for Extortion 17, a group of service members who were killed in action in Afghanistan in 2011, in Arlington, VA., Friday, October 18, 2013. (Andrew S Geraci/The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** Old Guard Platoon Leader Matthew Hernandez pauses to mourns his friend Sgt. 1st Class Carlos Santos-Silva in front of his grave in section 60 as Hernandez and other soldiers place small American flags at each grave at Arlington National Cemetery to honor the nation's fallen service members in Arlington, Va., Thursday, May 24, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Army Spc. 5 John L. Burgess receives full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery almost 43 years to the day after his helicopter crashed in South Vietnam. The lone survivor of the five-man crew was at Tuesday's service. (Associated Press)

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Army Spc. 5 John L. Burgess receives full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery almost 43 years to the day after his helicopter crashed in South Vietnam. The lone survivor of the five-man crew was at Tuesday's service. (Associated Press)

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A caisson carries the casket of Army Spc. 5 John L. Burgess to its burial plot at Arlington National Cemetery, 43 years after he was killed in Vietnam. Among those at Tuesday’s ceremony was his 44-year-old son, who was not yet 2 when his father died. (Associated Press)

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Attorney General Eric Holder attends the 50th anniversary remembrance ceremony for slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers, Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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Attorney General Eric Holder attends the 50th anniversary remembrance ceremony for slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers, Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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President Barack Obama, center, participates in the wreathlaying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns with Maj. Gen. Michael S. Linnington, left, Commander of the U.S. Army Military District of Washington, at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 27, 2013, in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama talks with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, center, as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, left, looks on as they wait to deliver their Memorial Day remarks at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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A woman grieves at the grave site of a loved one on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

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U.S. Marine Corps, 2nd Lt. Adam Carroll, left, pays tribute as he salutes during the playing of the National Anthem at the Memorial Day ceremony in the Memorial Amphitheater at Arlington National Cemetery Monday, May 27, 2013, in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama, center, participates in the wreathlaying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns with Maj. Gen. Michael S. Linnington, left, Commander of the U.S. Army Military District of Washington, at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 27, 2013, in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama talks with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, center, as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, left, looks on as they wait to deliver their Memorial Day remarks at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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A woman grieves at the grave site of a loved one on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

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U.S. Marine Corps, 2nd Lt. Adam Carroll, left, pays tribute as he salutes during the playing of the National Anthem at the Memorial Day ceremony in the Memorial Amphitheater at Arlington National Cemetery Monday, May 27, 2013, in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)