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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is actually a collection of tombs in Arlington National Cemetery. The tomb under that of the large white sarcophagus is the term of the first unknown soldier buried there in 1921. There ar... More »

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The requirements to be a guard at the tomb of a fallen soldier include being a soldier of the third infantry regiment of the U.S Army and applying for appointment as a tomb guard. An appointed soldier must then attend to... More »

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Located in the Arlington National Cemetery, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is a monument dedicated to American military service members who died in war without their remains being identified. The marble sarcophagus was ... More »

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Located in the Arlington National Cemetery, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is a monument dedicated to American military service members who died in war without their remains being identified. The marble sarcophagus was ... More »

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One fact about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is that the tomb has been guarded every minute of every day since 1937. Another is that the guards wear moist gloves to improve their grips on their rifles. More »

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The Mount Vesuvius tomb, also called the Talpiot tomb, is one of a series of tombs found underneath debris from volcanic eruptions of Mount Vesuvius in East Jerusalem. Some scholars believe these tombs may have been wher... More »

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The requirements to be a guard at the tomb of a fallen soldier include being a soldier of the third infantry regiment of the U.S Army and applying for appointment as a tomb guard. An appointed soldier must then attend to... More »

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