In Flanders Fields by John McCrae, May 1915 In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below.
Let us never forget what Memorial Day is supposed to about: remembering and honoring the men and women who died in service to our nation. (Picture: World War two soldier burying a fellow service member.)
"A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself." -Joseph Campbell With a tremendous amount of gratitude, we say thank you to all those who gave the ultimate sacrifice on behalf of us all. THANK YOU! To learn more about the history of Memorial Day, please check out the History Channel’s featured link below.
History of Memorial Day
History of Memorial Day | Learn about the history of the holiday and when it's celebrated.