Fwd: In-town pool #4

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From: "Burke, Melissa" >
Date: November 11, 2016 at 11:52:45 AM EST
To: "Brian A. Gabriel" >
Subject: In-town pool #4

Here's some color from ceremony at Arlington cemetery. Next report will cover POTUS remarks.

Honor guards from various wars, veterans groups, Gold Star Mothers/Families participated in parade of colors as the Navy Band played.

Inscription on the amphitheater arch says, "We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain."

Prayer for all veterans by Chaplain Michael McCoy of the Veterans Affairs National Chaplain Center. Pledge of Allegiance by Robert Swan, national commander of Polish Legion of American Veterans.

Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald was wrongly introduced as "Ronald." McDonald introduced POTUS.

POTUS began speaking at 11:37 a.m.

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