May 28th Is Memorial Day

May 28th Is Memorial Day

Pleasanton : CA : USA | May 15, 2012 at 11:14 PM PDT
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Decoration Day

Simply put, Memorial Day is a day at the end of May when Americans commemorate and celebrate the country’s fallen military heroes. While it may seem these days that Memorial Day is more about clothing sales, there is actually a noble history behind hit. Once known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day originated after the American [...]

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US Memorial Day is commemorated at a US Army base in Seoul, in May
US Memorial Day is commemorated at a US Army base in Seoul, in May
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