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Memorial Day 2013 – Memorial Marker Patent.

Posted in General Commentary by Jake Ward on May 27, 2013

U.S. Patent No. 8,209,891:  Memorial marker.

JW Note: Memorial Day in the United States is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. We wish all of our readers a safe and happy Memorial Day 2013.


What is claimed is:

1. A memorial marker, comprising: a grave marker; a base placed on the grave marker, the base including a spring element coupled thereto and affixing the base to the grave marker; and a rod having a first end and a second end, the rod coupled to the base at the first end and disposed in a substantially upright position, the second end of the rod having an ornament coupled thereto.