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Today, we are observing the true meaning of Memorial Day by saluting those who have made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving our country. AT&T employees around the world are living out that mission through various volunteer activities.

For example, one AT&T employee and veteran spends his free time and talents building urns to ensure a proper burial for deceased veterans. Another AT&T employee and veteran teaches a life-long lesson to her seven-year-old son as she remembers her cousin who lost his life recently in Iraq. And hundreds more AT&T employees are volunteering through the nonprofit organization, Carry the Load, in a 2,000 mile cross-country relay to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day.

At this solemn, special time we come together with military families and friends to honor, restore and celebrate the true meaning of Memorial Day.

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