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  • Memorial Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memorial_Day

    Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the men
    and women who died while serving in the country's armed forces. The holiday ...

  • Memorial Day

    http://www.usmemorialday.org/?page_id=2

    Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for
    those who have died in service of the United States of America. Over two dozen ...

  • Memorial Day - Holidays - HISTORY.com

    http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/memorial-day-history

    Find out more about the history of Memorial Day, including videos, interesting
    articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

  • Memorial Day - Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs

    http://www.va.gov/opa/speceven/memday/

    Information on the history and traditions of observing Memorial Day in the United
    States.

  • Memorial Day History - Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs

    http://www.va.gov/opa/speceven/memday/history.asp

    Today, cities in the North and the South claim to be the birthplace of Memorial
    Day in 1866. Both Macon and Columbus, Ga., claim the title, as well as
    Richmond, ...

  • History of Memorial Day | National Memorial Day Concert | PBS

    http://www.pbs.org/national-memorial-day-concert/memorial-day/history/

    Learn about the history of Memorial Day. Discover facts about Memorial Day, and
    why we recognize it as a national holiday.

  • Memorial Day in United States - Time and Date

    http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/memorial-day

    Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May. It was formerly known as
    Decoration Day and commemorates all men and women, who have died in ...

  • Memorial Day and Memorial Day Weekend | USA.gov

    http://www.usa.gov/Topics/Memorial-Day.shtml

    USA.gov: Memorial Day - Pay tribute to our heroes and learn more about
    celebrating safely.

  • Memorial Day (2011) - IMDb

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1694118/

    Memorial Day, 1993. When 13-year-old Kyle Vogel discovers the World War II
    footlocker belonging to his grandfather, Bud, everyone tells Kyle to put it back.

  • The First Decoration Day - David W. Blight

    http://www.davidwblight.com/memorial.htm

    Americans understand that Memorial Day, or "Decoration Day," as my parents
    called it, has something to do with honoring the nation's war dead. It is also a day
     ...