See photos of the annual Veterans Day ceremony hosted at the Clarendon War Memorial near the Clarendon Metro station on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2012.
The ceremony was hosted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) John Lyon Post 3150 based in Arlington County, Va.
Included in this year's ceremony was a special wreath laying ceremony in honor of Lance Cpl. Niall Coti-Sears. Coti-Sears was the first Arlington native to be killed in Afghanistan, according to the VFW John Lyon Post's Facebook page. He was killed in action on June 23 in the Helmand province of Afghanistan.