THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIERS

John William Richmond.3

Intro

A soldier walks towards another soldier. The landmark is important because it symbolizes peace ,victory,and valor. In this essay, the tomb of the unknown soldier's history,meaning,

And the landmark today will be discussed.

History

The tomb of the Unknown soldier is importnent because it honors veteran. The tomb of Unknown soldier is Over looking wastington D.C. Arlington Cemetary. It was made from White marble from the Yale quarry in Colorado. On Memorial Day,1921, It was opened. The builder was Thomas Hastings.

Meaning

The tomb of the Unknown Soldier is importent because of its great meaning. It symbolizes the sacrifice of Vietnam, Korea, WWII, and WWI veterans. Many countries have their own tomb. The images on the tomb represent peace, victory, and valor.

The Tomb of the Unknowns Soldiers Today

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is still important today. It is big black that has 3 unknown soldiers. 4000,000 people visit a year. Changing of the guards has been taking place everyday since 1937.

Conclusion

The tomb is important because it symbolizes peace, victory and valor. It's history, meaning,and what it is like today make it a great place to visit. It would be a honor to be there.