ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 25: Leesa Philippon of West Hartford, Connecticut, decorates the grave site of her son, U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal Lawrence Robert Philippon who was killed in 2005 during Operation Iraqi Freedom, at the Arlington National Cemetery May 25, 2014 in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
As we enjoy this memorial Day, remember to honor those who have sacrificed their lives to make sure we remain safe and free. Thank you, not only to our fallen soldiers, but to those who have served and continue to serve and protect us. We are forever grateful for the sacrifices our armed forces make each and every day.
Here are just some of the things our armed forces are saying on this Memorial Day: