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Memorial Day or Decoration Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces.

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Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Memorial ...

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Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. Over two dozen ...

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Learn about the history of Memorial Day. Discover facts about Memorial Day, and why we recognize it as a national holiday.

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by Cassandra Crosby My office is filled with art work depicting poppies. When I first started working here I thought how appropriate it was, remembering as a ...

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Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May. It was formerly known as Decoration Day and commemorates all men and women who have died in ...

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When is Memorial Day 2019? Learn about Memorial Day, including the history and traditions of the holiday from The Old Farmer's Almanac.

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Nov 7, 2018 ... View Memorial Day Fast Facts at CNN and learn more about the day honoring American soldiers who died serving in wars. Observed on the ...

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Jul 20, 2015 ... Memorial Day History. Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the head of an organization of Union veterans — the Grand Army ...