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Veteran's Day

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  • 1. A Salute to Our Heroes by by jeffbalke via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic
  • 2. We have a sacred
  • 3. american flag mask overlay with soldiers by technovore via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic with those who wear the uniform of the
  • 4. From the Minutemen at Buttrick Hill by TalkingTree via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic who stood watch over Lexington and Concord
  • 5. CSA-2006-03-06-095133x by MATEUS_27:24&25 via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial 2.0 Generic to the who served in Iraq and Afghanistan,
  • 6. American veterans deserve our deepest Military Appreciation Day by sarowen via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic and
  • 7. Class of 2007, USAF Academy Graduation Hat Hurray Toss, Thunderbird Fly Over by Beverlykahuna via flickr Attribution 2.0 Generic Our Nation's servicemen and women are our and
  • 8. and 2ID Living Insignia - Historic Photo - 21 May 2009 - US Army Korea - Second Infantry Division by US Army Korea - IMCOM Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic enlisting in times of
  • 9. Pulitzer, please. by Austin King via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic , under the most difficult circumstances, serving with
  • 10. Memorial Day Grandpa's Grave by clappstar via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic and making that many of us cannot begin to imagine
  • 11. contributions of our country's veterans U.S. Forces Korea honors veterans by usag.yongsan via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic Today, we upon the invaluable
  • 12. p1030459_res by Greenmonster via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic and reaffirm our with the essential support they were promised and have earned. to provide them and their families
  • 13. for our veterans is more than a way of thanking them for their service vet pushed up jetway by Arlington Karl via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic
  • 14. to our fellow citizens a rose on the wall by ehpien via flickr AAttribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic It is an who have risked their lives to defend our freedom.
  • 15. Precious Metal by digitaltree515 by digitaltree515 via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic This selflessness binds our fates with theirs, and recognizing those who were willing to give their last full measure of devotion for us is a for every American.
  • 16. Semper Viridis by digitaltree515 via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic We also pay tribute to all who have worn the uniform and their country as civilians
  • 17. IMCOM-Korea leaders take role on fire safety by US Army Korea - IMCOM via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic Many veterans act as coaches, teachers, and mentors in their communities, their time and expertise.
  • 18. Army Birthday Celebration 2008 by by US Army Korea - IMCOM via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic and help counsel our troops returning from the theater of war. They visit schools to tell our Nation's students of their
  • 19. These men and women possess an GradDayTakingTheOath via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic this is a place where anything is possible. no matter where you come from, what you look like, or who your parents are, belief in the idea of America:
  • 20. Saluting the Flag by John and Keturahvia flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic of liberty, self-determination, and equal opportunity. Our veterans continue to stand up for those timeless
  • 21. Color Guard by Envios via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic and we rededicate ourselves to the next generation of veterans by supporting our Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen as they return home from duty. On Veterans Day, we the heroes we have lost,
  • 22. our solemn OPLOVE Campos Family by cpmanda via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic Our grateful Nation must keep to brave men and women and their families,
  • 23. They have given their Stars, Stripes, and Sailors by by Kevin H. via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic and we must keep our covenant with them. to the American people, and we must keep our covenant with them.
  • 24. Remember Our Veterans by jasoneppink via flickr Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic With respect for and in recognition of the contributions our servicemen and women have made to the cause of peace and freedom around the world, the Congress has provided (5 U.S.C. 6103(a)) that November 11 of each year shall beset aside as a legal public holiday
  • 25. From the Veteran’s Day Proclamation http://www1.va.gov/opa/vetsday/docs/proclamation_2009.pdf