Passers-by look at the gravelike markers, part of the Arlington Northwest Memorial, which was set up Sunday along Ruston Way, adjacent to Commencement Bay, in Tacoma. The marker in the foreground, in part, reads "Cpl. Glenn J. Watkins, Company B, 161st Infantry, Tacoma, Washington, Age 42." A note about his family follows.
Passers-by look at the gravelike markers, part of the Arlington Northwest Memorial, which was set up Sunday along Ruston Way, adjacent to Commencement Bay, in Tacoma. The marker in the foreground, in part, reads "Cpl. Glenn J. Watkins, Company B, 161st Infantry, Tacoma, Washington, Age 42." A note about his family follows. The Olympian
Passers-by look at the gravelike markers, part of the Arlington Northwest Memorial, which was set up Sunday along Ruston Way, adjacent to Commencement Bay, in Tacoma. The marker in the foreground, in part, reads "Cpl. Glenn J. Watkins, Company B, 161st Infantry, Tacoma, Washington, Age 42." A note about his family follows. The Olympian

Temporary memorial 'personalizes' war

September 06, 2010 12:00 AM

UPDATED September 06, 2010 07:02 AM

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