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National Memorial Day Concert

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert The National Anthem at the U.S. Capitol

National Memorial Day Concert

The National Anthem at the U.S. Capitol

American Idol Nick Fradiani performs ‘The Star-Spangled Banner.’

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The National Anthem at the U.S. Capitol

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Honoring Disabled American Veterans

National Memorial Day Concert

Honoring Disabled American Veterans

Hear personal perspectives from disabled veterans visiting America's new memorial.

Honoring Disabled American Veterans

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Gloria Estefan's Memorial Day Dedication

National Memorial Day Concert

Gloria Estefan's Memorial Day Dedication

Gloria Estefan shares her personal connection to veterans.

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Gloria Estefan's Memorial Day Dedication

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert General Colin Powell on the Meaning of Memorial Day

National Memorial Day Concert

General Colin Powell on the Meaning of Memorial Day

General Powell honors the sacrifice and dedication our service members demonstrate.

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General Colin Powell on the Meaning of Memorial Day

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert A Gold Star Life

National Memorial Day Concert

A Gold Star Life

On the 1997 National Memorial Day Concert Jill Eikenberry shares a letter written by a gol

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A Gold Star Life

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Backstage

National Memorial Day Concert

Backstage

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the National Memorial Day Concert.

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Backstage

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Impressions of a Gold Star Childhood

National Memorial Day Concert

Impressions of a Gold Star Childhood

Watch the journey of two gold star children whose father was killed while serving in Iraq.

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Impressions of a Gold Star Childhood

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert A Message From the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

National Memorial Day Concert

A Message From the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

General Martin Dempsey on the National Memorial Day Concert.

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A Message From the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Remembering 25 Years of the National Memorial Day Concert

National Memorial Day Concert

Remembering 25 Years of the National Memorial Day Concert

Executive Producer Jerry Colbert shares the purpose of the National Memorial Day Concert.

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Remembering 25 Years of the National Memorial Day Concert

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Returning Troops Receive Tribute

National Memorial Day Concert

Returning Troops Receive Tribute

During the 2012 National Memorial Day Concert returning troops are honored by Daughtry.

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Returning Troops Receive Tribute

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Jessica Sanchez Sings the National Anthem

National Memorial Day Concert

Jessica Sanchez Sings the National Anthem

Watch "American Idol" runner-up Jessica Sanchez perform at the 2012 Concert.

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Jessica Sanchez Sings the National Anthem

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert American Gold Star Mothers

National Memorial Day Concert

American Gold Star Mothers

American gold star mothers reflect on the meaning of Memorial Day.

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American Gold Star Mothers

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Celebrity Reflections

National Memorial Day Concert

Celebrity Reflections

Celebrities share their experiences performing at the National Memorial Day Concert.

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Celebrity Reflections

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Colin Powell Thanks Troops

National Memorial Day Concert

Colin Powell Thanks Troops

U.S. troops returning from Iraq and Afghanistan receive a special tribute.

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Colin Powell Thanks Troops

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Honoring Our Wounded Warriors

National Memorial Day Concert

Honoring Our Wounded Warriors

Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise deliver a tribute to all wounded service members.

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Honoring Our Wounded Warriors

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Kris Allen Performs

National Memorial Day Concert

Kris Allen Performs

American Idol winner Kris Allen honors troops with his rendition of “God Bless the USA."

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Kris Allen Performs

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Fathers Day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall

National Memorial Day Concert

Fathers Day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall

Every five years, sons and daughters of the fallen come together to wash the Wall.

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Fathers Day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Remembering Our Fallen

National Memorial Day Concert

Remembering Our Fallen

Share your story and join us as we remember our fallen heroes and their loved ones.

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Remembering Our Fallen

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Traditions

National Memorial Day Concert

Traditions

Show attendees at the U.S. Capitol share the meaning behind their Memorial Day traditions.

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Traditions

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert Gloria Estefan Honors Her Father

National Memorial Day Concert

Gloria Estefan Honors Her Father

Gloria Estefan dedicates her 2005 Achievement Award to her father, a Vietnam War veteran.

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Gloria Estefan Honors Her Father

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