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Join us Sunday, May 26 on PBS from 8:00 to 9:30 p.m. for the 2013 National Memorial Day Concert, featuring actors, speakers, and performers such as Gen. Colin Powell, Ed Harris, Chris Mann, Kathrine Jenkins, Alfie Boe, Jack Everly and co-hosted for the seventh year by Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise.
Joe Mantegna invites submissions to a virtual wall of remembrance designed to feature personal stories about war veterans and fallen or injured members from Americas Armed Forces. Those who have lost a loved one to our nations conflicts are invited to submit video tributes or photographs and written remembrances to our website.
Memorial Day is not only a holiday for barbeques and celebrations, but also a time for traditions that honor our country’s fallen heroes. Tell us how you commemorate this holiday, and browse reflections from other viewers.
American Gold Star Mothers remember the sons they lost at war in this video. Please visit our Virtual Wall of Remembrance to submit a tribute to your fallen hero at: www.pbs.org/memorialdayconcert/stories/submit/
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