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Finishing touches

Contractors are putting the finishing touches on the new 62,820-square-foot Columbarium Court 9 here. The $12.9-million-dollar facility will add 20,292 niche spaces and extend the availability of first inurnment to 2024. (U.S. Army photo/Patrick Bloodgood)



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This work, Finishing touches [Image 1 of 3], by Patrick Bloodgood, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.21.2013

Date Posted:04.04.2013 11:04

Photo ID:900518

VIRIN:130222-A-OI229-025

Resolution:5184x3456

Size:3.12 MB

Location:ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA, USGlobe

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