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
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 ...
Offers the history of this celebrated day and information on U.S. War Memorials.
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 ...
2 days ago ... On Monday, some Southern states commemorate those who died fighting for
secession from United States over slavery and states' rights.
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 ...
Learn about the history of Memorial Day. Discover facts about Memorial Day, and
why we recognize it as a national holiday.
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 in 2017 is on Monday, the 29th of May. In the United States,
Memorial Day is always celebrated on the last Monday of May.
2 days ago ... State government offices are closed Monday in Mississippi and Alabama for
Confederate Memorial Day.