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What is the Difference Between Veterans Day and Memorial Day?

Silhouette of Soldiers Beside USA flag
Photo by Brett Sayles from Pexels

I read an interesting article on NPR about the differences between Veterans Day and Memorial Day.

Both holidays honor the military community in the United States. They serve different purposes, however, and are rooted in different wars.

Veterans Day

  • Honors all those who served in the United States…



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