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MEMORIAL FLAGS

MEMORIAL FLAGS
A memorial stands outside the Armed Forces Recruiting Center in Chattanooga, Tenn., Aug. 13, 2015, to honor the four Marines and sailor killed during the July 16 shooting in the Navy Operational Support Center Chattanooga. Defense leaders and Tennessee officials joined Vice President Joe Biden in an Aug. 15 ceremony to honor the five fallen service members.
U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Justin Wolpert

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