A song for the soldiers who lost their lives after suffering from PTSD.
A special poem honoring our veterans in America…
Learn about our 35th President, John F Kennedy and his assassination.
Harry S Truman was the 33rd President of the United States and developed the policy known as the Fair Deal. Learn about his life and his policies, and find suggested reading, posters, and additional resources…
Waterloo, the birthplace of Memorial Day.
Learn the background history of “Taps.”
Ida Ayres never served a day in the armed forces, but she knows a thing or two about the sacrifices of war.
This was the poem written by World War I Colonel John McCrae, a surgeon with Canada ‘s First Brigade Artillery.
The National Moment of Remembrance, established by Congress, asks Americans wherever they are at 3 p.m., local time, on Memorial Day to pause in an act of national unity (duration: one minute).
Soldiers injured in Iraq and Afghanistan from Walter Reed Medical Center are among the thousands in Gettysburg to attend the annual Memorial Day Parade, the nation’s oldest.
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The Buddy Poppy grew en mass over the grave sites on the Western Front. They soon became a symbol associated with Veterans.