AP PHOTOS: Americans mark Memorial Day

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By The Associated Press, Associated Press

Americans honored fallen service members on Memorial Day with President Barack Obama leading the nation's commemoration by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery. Dozens of ceremonies were held across the nation to honor Americans killed in wars.

The holiday long-weekend also marks the beginning of the summer travel season in the U.S.

Here is a gallery of photos from across the nation.

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