Like a number of soldiers my father did not talk much about his experience after the war. But this event allowed him to open up and was interviewed by the Library of Congress. We are fortunate to have a copy of the interview.
Since the dedication a new information building about the memorial has been built with it an opportunity to register or view information about the service men who have served.
Georgetown is a vibrant community with upscale shops, bars and restaurants along its cobblestone streets. Many of the homes along the tree-lined streets are 200 year-old restored row houses with beautiful gardens.
But the place I wanted to go to was Georgetown Cupcakes. Yes...the TV show DC cupcakes is filmed here.