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May 24, 2018



For many, Memorial Day means the early beginning of summer. To others, it means a day off for shopping. Memorial Day began as Decoration Day which originated after the Civil War to remember the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in that war. Memorial Day is really a federal holiday observed on the last Monday of May to honor military personnel who died in battle or from wounds sustained in battle. On Veterans Day, we honor those who served honorably in military service during wartime or peacetime.

During the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, the battleship U. S. S. Oklahoma...



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