90,000 new holiday wreaths spark reflection on war
December 10th, 2011
04:59 PM ET
2 years ago

90,000 new holiday wreaths spark reflection on war

(CNN) - Joanne Gutcher sits on the cold ground at Arlington National Cemetery Saturday. For the first time, she is seeing her son's headstone.

Around her, family and friends hold each other, touch the headstone. Among the visitors is Gena Hernandez, who served with Gutcher's son in Iraq. Hernandez believes she wouldn't have made it back without him. He was an excellent gunner.

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