On my way out of Stones River National Cemetery, I saw this headstone and smiled for the obvious reasons:
But my brain quickly reminded me of a scene from the movie The Big Red One.”
“- Pvt. Johnson – 1st Squad: Would you look at how fast they put the names of all our guys who got killed?
– The Sergeant: That’s a World War One memorial.
– Pvt. Johnson – 1st Squad: But the name’s are the same.
– The Sergeant: They always are.”