Veterans Day: “Age Shall Not Weary Them Nor Years Condemn Them”

November 11th: Veterans Day. Originally called Armistice Day, it was renamed in 1954 to include veterans who had fought in all wars. On October 8th of that year, President Dwight D. Eisenhower issued the first “Veterans Day Proclamation” which stated: “In order to insure proper and widespread observance of this anniversary, all veterans, all veterans’ organizations, and […]