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05/22/2015

CHALLENGE COIN

Defense Secretary Ash Carter leaves a challenge coin at the gravesite of Army Spc. Christopher David Horton at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., May 22, 2015. Carter and his family members are friends with Horton's mother. Cemetery visitors often leave small rocks or personal markers on graves to let family members know they visited their loved ones. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt

05/22/2015

NAVAL ACADEMY ADDRESS

Vice President Joe Biden delivers the commencement speech at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., May 22, 2015. DoD screen shot

05/22/2015

'FLAGS IN'

Army Pfc. Johnny Allen places an American flag in front of a marker during the “Flags In” tradition at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., May 21, 2015. Allen is assigned to the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, known as “The Old Guard.” U.S. Army photo by Rachel Larue

05/21/2015

TUNISIAN GUEST

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, hosts an honor cordon to welcome Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi to the Pentagon, May 21, 2015. The two leaders met to discuss matters of mutual importance. DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz

05/21/2015

PACKARD AWARD

Defense Secretary Ash Carter makes remarks at the 2014 David Packard Award Ceremony at the Pentagon, May 21, 2015. The Defense Department award recognizes acquisition excellence. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt

05/21/2015

AEROSPACE CONFERENCE

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work delivers remarks at the Aerospace Industries Association executive committee conference in Williamsburg, Va., May 21, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz

05/21/2015

LOADING GEAR

U.S. service members assigned to Joint Task Force 505 load supplies and gear onto a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, May 19, 2015, as they prepare to leave the country. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Jeffrey D. Anderson

05/21/2015

COAST GUARD CLASS 2015

The U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of 2015 graduates in New London, Conn., May 20, 2015. Following graduation, 217 cadets received commissions as the newest officers in the U.S. Coast Guard. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Cory Mendenhall

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