Posts Tagged ‘war’

Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day in the US, a day that commemorates those who died in military service of our country.  The occasion gives us an opportunity to reflect on the bravery of those who have put their lives on the line in the solemn task of keeping the people of our nation safe from harm. […]

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Veterans Day

Today is November 11, which makes today Veterans Day in the US and Remembrance Day in Canada.  Both holidays celebrate the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I at 11:00AM on 11 November 1918. The original observation of Armistice Day in the US was to honor the veterans who died during that war.  […]

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