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To observe the 100th anniversary of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, former sentinels are joined by the Ceremonial Unit of the U.S. Capitol Police for a flag folding observance, at the Capitol in Washington

Veterans Day and Memorial Day both honor those who’ve served. Here’s how they differ

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — Both Veterans Day and Memorial Day honor the U.S. military community, but the two holidays serve different purposes — and their origins are rooted in two different wars. Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day Celebrated every November, Veterans Day honors all who have served in the U.S. military. The federal… Read More