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Remembrance day

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1. Posted by dnicholson (Full Member 146 posts) 7y

Many of you might heard of it and many doesn't even know about it.
Significance of Remembrance Day:
On the 11th day of the 11th month at the 11th hour World War I ceased.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Remembrance_Day

2. Posted by beerman (Respected Member 1631 posts) 7y

Yup, here in the US we call it Memorial Day, a day to remember all who have fallen in service to their country.

I had an aunt born on 11 Nov, 1918....she would have been 91 today.

Let's remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for the benefit of others.

3. Posted by beerman (Respected Member 1631 posts) 7y

Uh, hang on...brain fart....here we call it Veterans Day, not Memorial Day.......it's too too too early in the morning.....

4. Posted by HngryTrvlr (Budding Member 56 posts) 7y

Happy Veterans Day!!

5. Posted by BedouinLeo (Inactive 698 posts) 7y

Do you have a 2 minutes silence at 11am in the USA ?