Why Veterans Day is on Nov. 11

     
November 11, 2014 by kelly leary

Veterans Day Hands



The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.



That’s when the armistice ending World War I began in 1918, and that is the origin of Veterans Day (note that it is spelled without an apostrophe), a U.S. holiday often confused with Memorial Day.



Interesting article on the history behind Veterans Day.



Click/Read/Share and take the time to Thank a Vet today!!!



http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/11/11/why-veterans-day-is-on-nov-11/



#thankyouveterans #forevergrateful #blessedhearts

     

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