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  • 1. Veterans Day By KourtneyNovember 14, 2011
  • 2. What is Veterans Day?A day for remembering honoring and paying tribute to the U.S. nations hero’s.
  • 3. When is Veterans Day? TheVeterans Day National Ceremony is held each year on November 11th at 11a.m.
  • 4. What is a Veteran?A Veteran is a person who has served in the armed forces (Marine Corps, Army, Navy, Coast Guard, or Air Force)
  • 5. Why does the U.S.celebrate Veterans Day? Eachyear on the 11th month, of the 11th day, of the 11th hour the U.S. gathers together to honor those who fight for democracy . Freedom, and fight against terrorism.
  • 6. How does the U.S.celebrate veterans day? Parades Wreath laying ceremonies Posting of colors Moment of Silence (respect for those who gage their lives for the U.S. Free meals for the veterans
  • 7. United States of AmericaWhere veterans day is celebrated
  • 8. Why is Veterans dayimportant to know about ? Itis important that people remember the price of freedom and the veterans who fought for it.
  • 9. Sources "History of Veterans Day - Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs." U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Web. 13 Nov. 2011. <http://www.va.gov/opa/vetsday/vetdayhistory.asp>. "Veterans Day and Armistice Day November 11." Welcome to ClassBrain.com. Web. 13 Nov. 2011. <http://www.classbrain.com/artholiday/publish/article_156.shtml>.