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We Salute our Veterans

We Salute Our Veterans

We Salute Our Veterans!

I would like to take this time to honor and salute all the many men and women in our country who has severed to help keep our freedoms that we have in America. These men and women take time away from their lives, their family and more to serve the our country. Thanks for all that you have done to make sure that our freedoms stay in tact.

Facts about Veterans Day

  • November 11, 1918, 97 years ago is when the final fighting stopped in the war to end all wars from World War I.1
  • Armistice Day, Remembrance Day and Veterans Day share the same day for a holiday.2
  • Armistice Day became known as Veterans Day by Eisenhower in 1954.1 & 2
  • Veterans Day is a Federal Holiday.1
  • The Birth of the United States Marine Corp (USMC) occurred November 10, 1775.1

Ways to Show Your Support

  • If you know of a Veteran tell him or her thank you.
  • Greenlight a Veteran
  • Mention it on Social Media
  • Blog about Veterans Day
  • Visit a VA Hospital and tell the men and women thank you for your service.
  • Volunteer at the VA Hospitals.
  • Volunteer at other activities that honor veterans

If I see a person with a veteran hat on when I am out and about I will go up to them and personally thank them for their service to our country. I do the same thing to police officers and firemen, etc.


  1. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Website | History of Veterans Day
  2. Wikipedia | Veteran’s Day


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Steve Patterson

I am saved through the blood of Jesus Christ. I blog for God here at I serve as a youth leader, van driver and usher at my church. I also serve where ever else may be needed. I am working on a bachelor's degree in Theology. I also like to go out and hand out Gospel of John's and Gospel Tracts. I am a single father with custody of my almost adult child. I am a graphic designer too. Once an Eagle, Always an Eagle. I attained the rank of Eagle in the Boy Scouts of America in 1994.

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