Nation pays tribute to sacrifices of veterans ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Bizuayehu Tesfaye/AP Images for Raytheon Veterans in a pre-game flag ceremony Sunday at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images On Monday, a man paused between rows of headstones at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Michele Mathews sat on the shoulders of Kevin Palmer of Goshen, Conn., to make a rubbing of where his uncle’s name is inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff Stephan Ross (in striped uniform) met with family members of late soldier Steve Sattler (seen in framed picture), who gave Ross food and a small American Flag during the liberation of Dachau. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite President Obama spoke during a Veterans Day ceremony at the Arlington National Cemetery Amphitheater on Sunday.