Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who gave their lives to serve our country and keep us safe. Memorial Day was first celebrated on May 5, 1868. The holiday is celebrated every year on the last Monday of May.
Memorial Day Quotes:
“The world goes on because a few men in every generation believe in it utterly, accept it unquestioningly, underwrite it with their lives.” Henry Miller
“The ordinary man is involved in action. The hero acts. An immense difference.” Henry Miller
“Heroism consists of hanging on one minute longer.” Anonymous
“I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.” Nathan Hale
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Please join us as we take time for a moment of silence today to praise those heroes who died for our freedom.