Though President Barack Obama was trapped in rain as he was trying to pay respects to America’s war dead Monday at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Illinois, Vice President Joe Biden is saluting the sacrifices of the warriors of America at the nation’s most hallowed burial ground.
Memorial Day 2010 Parade, Events and Offers – The annual National Memorial Day Parade is on Monday, May 31, along Constitution Avenue in Northwest. It will begin at 7th Street and end at 18th Street, after which the parade heading north on Virginia Avenue to disperse.
Memorial Day poems and quotes. Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday that is observed on the last Monday of the month of May (May 31, 2010).