Veterans' Day

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Noun1.Veterans' Day - a legal holiday in the United StatesVeterans' Day - a legal holiday in the United States; formerly Armistice Day but called Veterans' Day since 1954
legal holiday, national holiday, public holiday - authorized by law and limiting work or official business
Nov, November - the month following October and preceding December
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A SPECIAL ceremony will be held today to launch the Defence Forces Annual Veterans' Day.
And he added that his annual Veterans' Day event will be taking place once more, this coming Friday.
Veterans' Day was celebrated outside the Town Hall in South Shields with a ceremony led by Mayor of South Tyneside Alex Donaldson.
A National Veterans' Day event took place in St Peter's Gardens, adjoining Huddersfield Parish Church, on Saturday.
A Warwickshire village yesterday honoured servicemen and women who put their lives on the line, as part of National Veterans' Day.
A SPECIAL event to mark Veterans' Day will be held in Cardiff Castle and grounds next month.
He devised the challenge not only to pay respect to veterans past and present, but to raise awareness of National Veterans' Day on June 27 and raise money towards a social event to mark the occasion.
ORGANISERS of the annual Veterans' Day in Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland, are delighted to have secured sponsorship and support from housing developer Gentoo Homes, the Ministry of Defence and a number of local businesses.
PUPILS at two Sandwell schools used the latest technology to delve back in time to World War II as they commemorated Veterans' Day. Smethwick's Crocketts Lane Primary and Shireland Hall Primary used state of the art video conferencing facilities to share local wartime memories collected as part of their studies into the 1939-45 conflict.
The American-style Veterans' Day will be held in June, with events around the country to present medals to ex-servicemen and women.
Wisconsin, the remaining state to not observe Veterans' Day as an official paid holiday for state employees, will consider changing that this session.
The Tucano aircraft will fly over the town as veterans groups from across Kirklees meet on June 28 for a special event to celebrate National Veterans' Day.

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