Why is veterans day celebrated on nov 11?

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The armistice that ended the conflict of World War I was signed on November 11th. President Wilson saw this as the perfect day to celebrate the service our military members.
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Armistice Day, the precursor to Veterans Day, was held on November 11th, which is the anniversary of when the armistice with Germany was signed.
The armistice treaty between the Allies and Germany in World War I was signed November 11th, 1918, and marked the end of the war on the Western Front.
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Veteran's Day is celebrated on November 11 because that is the day an Armistice ended WWI.
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The end of WWI was on Nov 11, so Veterans Day is on Nov 11 (no matter what day of the week) to honor WWI (and all other) veterans.
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Veteran's day is celebrated on November 11th, to honor those who served in the armed forces. This day is also a federal holiday. We should honor these men and women not just on November
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November 11, was end of World War I fighting at 11 a.m. November 11, 1918 (the 11th
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