Panetta Attends 59th Anniversary of Korean War Armistice at Arlington National Cemetery

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a wreath-laying ceremony to mark the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta speaks with James Ferris, president of the Korean War Veterans Association, before the ceremony to mark the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers keynote remarks at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers keynote remarks at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • A member of the honor guard brings a wreath to Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta during a ceremony to mark the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 27, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • A member of the honor guard brings a wreath to Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta as South Korean Ambassador Choi-Young jin looks on during a ceremony to mark the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 27, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • A member of the U.S. Army Band plays taps during a wreath-laying ceremony at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, center, South Korean Ambassador Choi-Young jin, left, and James Ferris, president of the Korean War Veterans Association, right, pause during the playing of taps at a wreath-laying ceremony at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 27, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • A member of the Korean War Veterans Association salutes as the national anthem plays during a ceremony to mark the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • South Korean Ambassador Choi-Young jin delivers keynote remarks at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers keynote remarks at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers keynote remarks at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers keynote remarks at the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War armistice at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., July 26, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo