Mike Simon, who served in Vietnam from 1966 to 1967, takes a rubbing of a fellow Marine’s name from the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Wall Nov. 11, 2010. Hundreds of veterans and supporters gather in the Nation’s Capital on Veteran’s Day each year.
Retired Marine Master Sgt. Patrick Hasiak (left) and Retired Sgt. 1st Class Lou Mitchell pray together during a Veteran’s Day ceremony at the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Wall Nov. 11, 2010. The two Vietnam veterans traveled to Washington, D.C., from Dale City, Va.
Tom Burns, a 61-year-old Vietnam veteran, looks for fallen Marines from 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment along the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Wall Nov. 11, 2010. Burns joined hundreds of other veterans and supporters during a Veterans Day ceremony at the wall in Washington, D.C.
photos courtesy of: USMC