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Thousands honor fallen heroes in Marietta

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MARIETTA, Ga. -

There were ceremonies across the metro area honoring the women and men who have served our country.

One of the state’s largest events was held at the Marietta National Cemetery Monday afternoon.

Hundreds of active service members, veterans and their families came together for a number of moving tributes.

Thousands of flags were placed at each grave site before the ceremony.

There were also musical performances and speakers who paid solemn tribute to our fallen heroes.

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