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Awakenings: Veterans Day

on November 11, 2012

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This Day in History: November 11, 1918

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, the signing of the armistice went into effect, which ended the World War I hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany.

What are your plans? Celebrate Veterans Day with your family by reflecting on the service that veterans have contributed to America.

Think about questions, such as, “Where would America be without the help and sacrifices of our veterans? Do you know a veteran…possibly someone in your ancestral chain, a current family member, friend, friend of a friend? How has a veteran individually impacted your life?”

Read more on, as well as a tribute to my dad who served in the Navy during WWII at Iwo Jima.

7 responses to “Awakenings: Veterans Day

  1. Lady Lovely says:

    Great tribute on your blogspot.

  2. Teepee12 says:

    Love your poster and the sentiment!

  3. Micki Peluso says:

    I look forward to your posts, expecially important ones like this because I know you will do them the justice which they so dearly deserve!!

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