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The History of Veterans Day     View
A timeline about the history of Veteran's Day. Topics include the first Armistice Day in 1919 (which followed the "implementation of an armistice ... between the Allies and Germany at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of November, 1918), ...

Honor America's Veterans at Battlefields and Military Parks Preserved in the National Park System     View
This presentation suggests honoring U.S. military veterans on Veteran's Day by visiting a national park "that commemorates where they fought and served their country." Features annotated links to websites for parks that preserve battlefield ...

National Military Appreciation Month (NMAM)     View
NMAM in May, "as designated by Congress, provides a period encompassing both the history and recognition of our armed services with an in-depth look at the diversity of its individuals and achievements." The site features suggestions for in ...

U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Veterans Day     View
Contains facts and statistics regarding veterans in the United States, including women and black veterans, wars served, where veterans live, and what veterans receive in benefits. Features quotes and audio clips.

Veterans Day: Department of Veterans Affairs     View
Contains fact sheets, a FAQ, teachers' guides, history, a gallery of annual commemorative posters, and more. From the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Ladies Auxiliary VFW     View
Members are "wives, widows, mothers, foster and stepmothers, grandmothers, daughters, granddaughters, foster and stepdaughters ... of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States." Site includes ...

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV)     View
This nonprofit group "seeks to eliminate homelessness in the veteran community. ... NCHV serves as a liaison between branches of the federal government and community-based homeless veteran service providers." The site features background an ...

The Center for Women Veterans     View
Contains education, advocacy, and health information for women veterans. Also features statistics, historical background, and links to related resources. From a division of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Benefits for Dependents and Veterans     View
Contains the booklet "Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents," which "lists the variety of federal benefits available to veterans and their dependents." Also available in Spanish. From the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs ...

National Personnel Records Center: Military Personnel Records (NPRC-MPR)     View
NPRC-MPR "is the repository of millions of military personnel, health, and medical records of discharged and deceased veterans of all services during the 20th century." The site describes the types of records available and the methods for t ...




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