Tag Archives: Remembrance Day

11 November – US Veterans Day – Commonwealth Remembrance Day

Today is not US Memorial Day, it is Veterans Day. In the commonwealth nations it is Remembrance Day. Today is also called Armistice (note the Latin components of the word) to mark the cease fire agreement signed between the Allies … Read More

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100th Armistice Day, Veterans Day, Remembrance Day ACTION ITEM!

Today is Armistice Day 2018, which makes it the 100th anniversary of cessation of fire on the Western Front, effectively leading to the formal end of the hideous WWI. 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, St. … Read More

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Veterans Day confusion

UPDATE 2034 GMT: Clarification in the comments below.  Useful! ___ I turned on the TV for a few minutes and people didn’t seem to know what day it is. In the USA today is Veterans Day.  It used to be … Read More

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