How to Observe Memorial Day
·By wearing your Memorial Day Button from the first of May until Memorial Day.
·By visiting cemeteries and placing flags or flowers on the graves of our fallen heroes.
·By flying the U.S. Flag at half-staff until noon. Memorial Day is a day of "National Mourning."
·By attending religious services of your choice.
·By visiting memorials.
·By participating in a "National Moment of Remembrance" at 3:00 PM local time, to pause and think upon the meaning of the day and for taps to be played where possible.
·By renewing a pledge to aid the widows, and orphans of our fallen dead, and to aid the disabled veterans.