Nightly News   |  May 23, 2013

Arlington prepares for Memorial Day

The annual “flags in” tradition has been in existence since 1948. NBC’s Ann Curry reports.

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>>> preparations for memorial day are under way at arlington cemetery . they placed flags on grave sites of each service member buried at arlington. 267,000 in all in the annual tradition known as flags in.