Each Veterans Day on November eleventh at 11:11 a.m. 5 Armed Services pillars are pierced by the solar’s rays forming an ideal photo voltaic spotlight over a mosaic of The Great Seal of the United States.
Titled the Anthem Veterans Memorial and situated in Anthem, Arizona, the monument serves as a dedication to honoring the service and sacrifice of the United States Armed Forces.
The pillars enable veterans, household, and pals to indicate their respect and mirror on these people who serve the United States fearlessly.
Photograph by Mike Spinelli
Designed by Renee Palmer-Jones of Anthem, Arizona, the 5 marble pillars (from 17ft to six ft) stand for the 5 branches of the United States navy: The United States Army, the United States Marine Corps, the United States Navy, the United States Air Force and the United States Coast Guard.
The crimson brick that surrounds the monuments is called the Circle of Honor, on the crimson bricks are the names of over 750 U.S. servicemen and girls that symbolized help for the Armed Forces.
The stones within the circle are learn, the pillars are white, and the sky is blue which represents America’s flag. The circles stand as an unbreakable border. Chief engineer and Anthem resident, Jim Martin aligned the memorial completely with the solar.
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