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Monuments and Memorials - A Photo Tour of Washington, DC

World War II Memorial Photo

Photo © Rachel Cooper, licensed to About.com, Inc
The World War II Memorial is an oval shape with two 43-foot arches, representing the war's Atlantic and Pacific theaters. Fifty-six pillars represent the states, territories and the District of Columbia at the time of the war.

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