Moutaz Shabab – Arlington Cemetery

We were all in a good mood from the hike.

Memorial of the crew of the Space Shuttle Columbia

Confederate Memorial

Spanish-American War Monument

John F. Kennedy Memorial

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

“We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.” – Winston Churchill

 

“What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight—it’s the size of the fight in the dog.” – Dwight Eisenhower

“We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.” – Robert E. Lee

“Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak and esteem to all.” – George Washington

“In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten; then, he who continues the attack wins.” – Ulysses S. Grant

The memorial of Sir John Dill.

He was a British Army officer that served in both World War 1 and 2. He played an important role in the relationship between the US and Britain during the Second World War  where he was Chief of the British Joint Staff Mission with the US. He died in Washington and was given a grand memorial service as well as a burial in the Arlington Cemetery for his services in improving the relationship between the UK and US becoming the first non-American to be buried in Arlington Cemetery.

 

– James “Jim” Parks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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