2011-11-11. Veterans Day at Arlington West Memorial
November 12th, 2011
Veterans Day 2011, observed on November 11th, marks the eight anniversary of the anti-war memorial known as Arlington West that is setup every Sunday as well as on special dates next to the Santa Monica Pier. Each white cross represents one US serviceperson killed in action either in Iraq or Afghanistan, while each red cross represents ten. The coffins and blue crosses represent US members of the armed forces killed this week.
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