The nation honors service members lost — and those still serving — with wreath layings, parades, speeches and somber vigils by candlelight.
Sunny Yeung, who is in the Navy, is consoled by Beth Belle as he visits the grave of a friend, Lance Cpl. Kevin Adam Lucas. Lucas was killed in Iraq in 2006. Belle's son, Lance Cpl. Nicholas Cain Kirven, was killed in Afghanistan in 2005. Matt McClain/For The Washington Post Buy Photo