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A Veterans Day to Remember: 11/11/42

By Paul Sparrow, Director FDR Library   Every year on November 11th people all over the world honor and thank those who served their country. Today in the United States November 11th is known as Veterans Day, but until 1954 … Continue reading

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Armistice Day, November 11,1941 On November 11, 1941 – seventy years ago – President Franklin D. Roosevelt delivered his Armistice Day Address at the Amphitheater at the sacred site of Arlington National Cemetery. Although this annual event was a presidential … Continue reading

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