Happy Memorial day to all Amerians.
Happy Memorial Day Images: Where are all our fallen soldiers? Of course they are all fallen, and that is why the memorial day is dedicated to them. A lot of Americans will feel there is nothing to celebrate about the Memorial day, but what if I say we are celebrating the ‘life’ of the fallen heroes.
Surely they gave up their lives for the good the America, while the circumstances surrounding their death may have not been fair, we should draw solace from the fact that they left us on earth so that our lives can be better.
Further explanations on the Memorial day
What is the meaning of memorial day
The Memorial day is a weekend public holiday set aside to celebrate and remember the people that gave up their lives while serving in the country’s armed forces. This special holiday is usually set aside to culminate on the last Monday in the month of May every year. The Memorial is usually acknowledged by going to church to pray for the souls of the departed.
Why is the Memorial day celebrated?
The Memorial is set aside as that quiet solemn day where Americans and everyone across the world pray for the soul of the lost ones. The Memorial day, which was formerly known as Decoration day commenced after the Civil War to honor the Union and Confederate deceased.
Who declared the Memorial day?
The Memorial day was officially declared by the then President Lyndon Johnson and the Congress in 1966. There, Waterloo, New York was declared as the official birthplace of the Memorial Day.
Which day is the Memorial day observed?
The Memorial day is observed on the last Monday in the month of May every year. It was understood that the Congress passed a Uniform Monday Holiday Act in 1968 to celebrate the Memorial day on the 30th of May. However this date was moved from the 30th May into the last Monday of May, every year. That is how Memorial day became a Monday event.
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Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
Today we honor those who gave their lives for us. To all those who courageously gave everything and to those who bravely serve today, thank you. Though words don’t seem like nearly enough, thank you.
Ceremonies are important. But our gratitude has to be more than visits to the troops and once a year Memorial Day ceremonies. We honor the dead best by treating the living well. – Jennifer M. Granholm
Home of the free, because of the brave
Hope everyone had a blessed Memorial Day as we honored all those who have served and for those who continue to serve.
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