Coast Guard Veteran’s Day Memorial Ceremony on Coast Guard Hill, Arlington Cemetery
WASHINGTON ? Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Charles Bowen and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano listen as Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Thad Allen addresses the audience during the Coast Guard Veteran?s Day Memorial Ceremony at Arlington Cemetery, Nov. 11, 2009. The ceremony honored the sacrifices made by Coast Guard service members, veteran?s and their families. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kip Wadlow.