Tuesday, November 11, 2008

remember the fallen

thank you...
clipped from blog.makezine.com
clipped from en.wikipedia.org
Veterans Day is an annual American holiday honoring military veterans.
it is usually observed on November 11
also celebrated as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day in other parts of the world, falling on November 11, the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I.
U.S. President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed an Armistice Day for November 12, 1919. The United States Congress passed a concurrent resolution seven years later on June 4, 1926, requesting the President issue another proclamation to observe November 11 with appropriate ceremonies.
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