Veterans Day

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Veterans Day

In America Veterans Day is an annual holiday honoring military veterans. Both a federal holiday and a state holiday in all states, it is usually observed on November 11th. However, if it occurs on a Sunday then the following Monday is designated for holiday leave, and if it occurs Saturday then either Saturday or Friday may be so designated.Veterans Day is also celebrated as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day in other parts of the world.

Nashville National Cemetery

Nashville National Cemetery

© 2013 photo courtesy L Watts

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