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- 'Grave robbing' badger colony wreaks havoc digging up gravestones at cemetery
The black and white mammals are living and breeding at Tweedmouth Cemetery
in Berwick, Northumberland, resulting in graves being dug over and covered in mud.
Daily Mail. Sunday, 25 Jul 2021.
- Sand Dunes in Wales Preserved This Medieval Cemetery for Centuries
Erosion threatens to destroy the historic burial ground at Whitesands Beach in Pembrokeshire
Smithsonian. Tuesday, 6 Jul 2021.
- Over 20 flags at SC cemetery burned before Fourth of July
More than 20 flags were taken from graves at an Anderson, South Carolina, cemetery
just before the Fourth of July
Fox News. Tuesday, 6 Jul 2021.
- Captain Tom's ashes are laid to rest in family grave alongside his parents and grandparents
Captain Sir Tom Moore's ashes were buried in his family grave at Morton Cemetery
in West Yorkshire as representatives from the community formed a guard of honour.
Daily Mail. Monday, 5 Jul 2021.
- These three brothers fought in Afghanistan, but only one survived the conflict
Many of the 2,312 US military personnel who have been killed on duty in Afghanistan are buried in Arlington Cemetery, Virginia.
Sky News. Monday, 5 Jul 2021.
- Council workers suspended over TikTok cemetery videos
The clips, filmed at a Derby cemetery, were described as "insensitive and disrespectful".
BBC News. Tuesday, 29 Jun 2021.
- Archaeologists Uncover a 3,000-Year-Old Shark Attack Victim
Researchers found the skeletal remains at a prehistoric hunter-gatherer cemetery
Smithsonian. Tuesday, 29 Jun 2021.
- FBI, Detroit police dig in cemetery to confirm graves properly marked
Agents with the FBI and the Detroit police department were exhuming gravesites at a cemetery
in the city Monday in response to complaints that some of the deceased might not be properly buried.
Fox News. Tuesday, 8 Jun 2021.
- Lunatic Driver Bulldozed Through National Cemetery Headstones On Memorial Day
'It just got worse and worse'
Daily Caller. Wednesday, 2 Jun 2021.
- Veteran Walks DFW National Cemetery to Remember Lives Lost
On a rain-soaked Memorial Day, Paul Smith put on his walking shoes, strapped on his rucksack, and grabbed a large American flag to walk 12 miles through the rows of gravesites that dot the grounds of DFW National Cemetery
NBC. Monday, May 31 2021.
- President Biden commemorates fallen veterans at Arlington Cemetery
President Joe Biden honored America's war dead at Arlington National Cemetery
on Memorial Day by laying a wreath at the hallowed burial ground.
ABC News. Monday, 31 May 2021.
- Joe Biden marks Memorial Day with a wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery
President Biden participated in a wreath-laying ceremony Monday at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier to honor members of the military who died serving their country. Mr. ...
Washington Times. Monday, 31 May 2021.
- Arlington National Cemetery prepares for Memorial Day reopening
Throughout much of the pandemic, Arlington National Cemetery
restricted visitors due to coronavirus concerns. ...
CBS News. Saturday, 29 May 2021.
- Greenwood Cemetery's effort to discover, honor veterans in their midst
Covering one square mile of New York City, Brooklyn's historic Greenwood Cemetery
is a national historic landmark. More than 500,000 people are interred here. ...
CBS News. Saturday, 29 May 2021.
- Service Members Place Flags Throughout Arlington National Cemetery Ahead Of Memorial Day
American flags were placed at more than 260,000 headstones
Daily Caller. Friday, 28 May 2021.
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