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It's a sacred place where America buries thousands who served, but recently Arlington cemetery has sparked uproar after the remains of soldiers were found in the wrong graves.
There is an important difference between them and veterans who have simply been buried in the wrong place, yet here families of the fallen have recently discovered they may have been visiting the wrong grave site for years.
The mystery began a few months ago when it was first discovered that one grave site was completely
The neighbouring one did contain a body but not one that that matched the name on headstone and the next plot has two sets of remains in it - only one of which was correctly marked.
"That’s the problem with the entire investigation. It only came out with 211 unmarked or improperly marked grave sites. But even the army themselves admit they don’t know how many grave sites."
There was further scandal when a reporter found headstones from Arlington graves dumped in a nearby river.