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  • 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 - Wikipedia


    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 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 - Office of Public Affairs


    May 27, 2016 ... Information on the history and traditions of observing Memorial Day in the United

  • 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.

  • Memorial Day in the United States - Timeanddate.com


    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 ...

  • 10 Things to Remember About Memorial Day | Mental Floss


    May 29, 2016 ... Memorial Day is much more than just a three-day weekend and a chance to get
    the year's first sunburn. Here's a handy 10-pack of facts to give ...

  • The Meaning of Memorial Day | TIME For Kids


    Memorial Day weekend is about more than barbecues, blockbusters and the
    beach. It's a time to honor those who have served our country.