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USS-Abraham-Lincoln-01 (2)

Sailors from the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) helped members of the Illinois State Society present a wreath at the DC tomb of Gen. John A. Logan of Murphysboro, Illinois to honor Logan for having founded Memorial Day in 1868 when he was Commander of the Grand Army of the Republic veterans association. Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy.

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