Posts Tagged "Veterans Day"

Salute to Veterans Day

Posted by on Nov 8, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

On Veterans Day, we honor those who have served in our military.  Well-meaning people often confuse Veterans Day with two other holidays.  Memorial Day honors those who died in service of their country.    Armed Forces Day honors those who are presently serving.    If you want to “Thank A Vet”, this is the day! 2018 marks the centennial of Armistice Day – now known as Veterans Day On November 11th, 1918, an armistice was signed ending hostilities, in effect ending World War I. In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed November 11th the first commemoration of Armistice Day, honoring...

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