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Remembrance Day – Veterans Day – 2017

November 11, 2017 by

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By Anton Lang ~ As the Great War (World War 1) was drawing to a close, on the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to all hostilities. Word of this had to be sent down to all the many areas where fighting was still taking place. […]

Remembrance Day – Veterans Day – 2015

November 11, 2015 by

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By Anton Lang ~ As the Great War (World War 1) was drawing to a close, on the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to all hostilities. Word of this had to be sent down to all the many areas where fighting was still taking place. […]

Remembrance Day – Veterans Day – 2014

November 11, 2014 by

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As the Great War (World War 1) was drawing to a close, on the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to all hostilities. Word of this had to be sent down to all the many areas where fighting was still taking place. The time settled upon […]

Remembrance Day – Veterans Day – 2013

November 11, 2013 by

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As the Great War (World War 1) was drawing to a close, on the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to all hostilities. Word of this had to be sent down to all the many areas where fighting was still taking place. The time settled upon […]

Our Honored Dead

May 24, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ In the town I called home for more than sixty years, among my earliest memories was joining my Father to attend the annual Memorial Day ceremonies. There was always a march to the appropriately named Memorial Park. It included veterans, scout troops, police and fire contingents, and the high school band. […]

Remembrance Day – Veterans Day – 2012

November 11, 2012 by

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As the Great War (World War 1) was drawing to a close, on the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to all hostilities. Word of this had to be sent down to all the many areas where fighting was still taking place. The time settled upon […]

Veteran’s Day – 11/11/11

November 11, 2011 by

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By Alan Caruba As a veteran I naturally feel an afinity for all who have served their nation in uniform, but I am no fan of war. Those who commanded and those who served often feel the same. And then there are those who gave their lives. Their numbers would astound you and their bravery […]