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Ring in the centennial of Armistice Day and celebrate Veterans Day 2018 this ... The Seattle Times

Bells of Peace will chime around the U.S. at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, to honor the centennial of Armistice Day, the anniversary of the signing of the treaty that ended World War I on Nov. 11, 1918. Locally, the historic Great Seattle Fire bell of 1890 ...

Orange Veterans Day ceremony will begin with parade on Sunday Athol Daily News

ORANGE — American Legion Post 172 Commander John E. Laughton announced the Veterans Day Ceremony will be held Sunday, Nov. 11. The program will begin with a parade, starting at 11 a.m. Marchers will gather at the Orange Post Office and ...

Veterans Day is Sunday: 'The 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month' to ... Carroll County Times

Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of when the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month brought an end to The Great War also known as The War to End All Wars and for the past 70-plus years has been known as World War I. Veterans organizations in ...

Rural living and agriculture benefit veterans AG Week

Veterans of military service often choose to live in rural areas and to engage in agriculture when they finish their national service to pursue their next stages of life. According the U.S. Department of Defense, a disproportionate share of soldiers ...

Appreciation, sharing memories top vets' lists Tahlequah Daily Press

The Cherokee County veterans organizations assist retired service members, active-duty service members, and their families by helping them get the benefits they need, offering them a place to socialize, and sending care packages to troops overseas.

What's News Today: November 9, 2018 WSLS 10

The annual Blue Ridge Veterans Celebration Dinner is tonight. The guest speaker this is year is John Long from the National D-Day Memorial. He will talk about the contribution of boy scouts in World War II. The dinner is followed by a flag retirement ...

Veterans Day events in North County The San Diego Union-Tribune

North County communities are set to gather later this week in honor of Veterans Day. Here's a lineup of some events, including parades and patriotic ceremonies: CARLSBAD. The Army and Navy Academy Cadets and the Rotary Club of Carlsbad will host a ...

Utah junior high students remember Vietnam veteran alumni Deseret News

SOUTH SALT LAKE — Students at a South Salt Lake school got a firsthand lesson on the meaning of military sacrifice as they honored a group of fallen veterans who decades earlier had roamed the same halls and sat in the same classrooms as they do ...

Opinion: Reflections on the meaning of Veterans Day The Detroit News

Veterans Day had its origin at the end of World War I in 1918, a conflict so horrendous that it was dubbed, “the Great War,” or “the war to end all wars,” with the United States playing the decisive role in the Allied powers final victory. It was first ...

Area Veterans Day events North Platte Telegraph

NORTH PLATTE. Pilot to speak at 20th Century Veterans event. Capt. Mark A. Cullinan, a pilot during Desert Storm and Desert Shield who has been awarded a Bronze Star and an Air Medal, will speak at the 20th Century Veterans Association Veterans Day ...

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RT @UofR: This weekend marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, a war in which more than 800 University students, alumni, and…
RT @NYHistory: On February 17, 1919, 3,000 black American veterans from the 369th Infantry—made up of mostly New Yorkers, hence their nickn…
I've never been a big Remembrance day person. I think it glorifies war. I know arguments about respecting veterans who "fought for our freedom" whatever that means when the war was across the ocean (I'm talking WW1, because traditionally that's what its' about) (2/8)
One hundred years ago, on the eleventh day of the eleventh month at 11:11 am, World War I ended. We now mark this occasion each year with Veterans Day. Test your knowledge of IP relating to this national holiday and our nation’s armed forces. https://t.co/9h1GjFcAsD https://t.co/q0wqeBO1Cx
RT @UofR: This weekend marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, a war in which more than 800 University students, alumni, and…
Our offices will be closed Monday, Nov. 12, for Veterans Day. This year marks 100 years since the end of World War I on Nov. 12, 1918. Veterans Day honors the service of all U.S. military veterans.
Thank You Veterans!: World War I officially ended on June 28, 1919, when the Treaty of Versailles was signed. However, fighting ended seven months earlier due to an armistice on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. For that reason, November… https://t.co/Km697BDtM0
RT @morningireland: Thirty years ago, #MorningIreland series editor @s_mcelhatton sought out Irish veterans of World War I. Terrence Poulte…
A Veteran Remembers, By Howard Zinn - "Let's go back to the beginning of Veterans Day. It used to be Armistice Day, because at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, World War I came to an end." https://t.co/2PkQpTXXh9 @ZinnEdProject
Veterans Day is Sunday November 11, 2018. This date also coincides with the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, November 11, 1918. So Friday music fun - some music from the World War I era. Enjoy your weekend. Thank a... https://t.co/tpUWfn0bhz
RT @morningireland: Thirty years ago, #MorningIreland series editor @s_mcelhatton sought out Irish veterans of World War I. Terrence Poulte…
Lovely article in time for Veterans Day Weekend: Hartley Edwards played “Taps” on this bugle at the end of World War I, @AmHistoryMuseum https://t.co/vofE7VNLwN via @SmithsonianMag
This weekend marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, a war in which more than 800 University students, alumni, and faculty fought and in which 11 are known to have lost their lives. https://t.co/rmEd2XPyRh #WorldWarI #VeteransDay
RT @OakGov: Follow along now for live coverage of the World War I Plaque Re-Dedication Ceremony being held by Oakland County Veterans' Serv…
#FunFactFriday- Veteran's Day is celebrated annually on November, 11-the anniversary of the end of World War I. The state of California, Florida and Texas have the most veterans with over 1 million each. #VeteransDay https://t.co/NroDwSz0BP
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