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  • Memorial Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


    Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the
    people who died while serving in the country's armed forces. The holiday, which
    is ...

  • Memorial Day - Holidays - HISTORY.com


    Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors
    men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known ...

  • Memorial Day


    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 | In Memory of Our Honored Dead


    Offers the history of this celebrated day and information on U.S. War Memorials.

  • Memorial Day - Office of Public Affairs


    Jul 20, 2015 ... Information on the history and traditions of observing Memorial Day in the United

  • Memorial Day History - Office of Public Affairs


    Jul 20, 2015 ... Memorial Day History. Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the
    head of an organization of Union veterans — the Grand Army ...

  • Memorial Day in United States - Time and Date


    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 ...

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


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

  • Why Do We Celebrate Memorial Day? | TIME


    May 24, 2015 ... It's easy to forget what Memorial Day actually means while you're sitting by the
    pool and looking ahead at summer vacation—but the day ...

  • 10 historical facts about Memorial Day


    May 23, 2015 ... ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Here are 10 fast facts about Memorial Day, a holiday honoring
    American soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice for their ...