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Memorial Day – A Day of Honor

Memorial Day – A Day of Honor

Memorial Day was first widely observed in May 1868.  The celebration commemorated the sacrifices of the Civil War and the proclamation was made by General John A. Logan

In years since World War 1, the day has become a celebration of honor for those who died in all America’s wars, as well as those who are Veterans and current members of the US military.

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