When is Veterans Day in 2017?
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If yes, you have come to the right place. Veterans Day in 2017 will be observed on Saturday, 11th November.
In the USA, Veterans Day annually falls on November 11th at Arlington National Cemetery. This day is the anniversary of the signing of the armistice, which ended the World War I hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany in 1918. Veterans are thanked for their services to the United States on Veterans Day.
The ceremony commences precisely at 11:00 a.m. with a wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknowns and continues inside the Memorial Amphitheater with a parade of colors by veterans’ organizations and remarks from dignitaries.
The ceremony is intended to honor and thank all who served in the United States Armed Forces. However, Veterans Day in 2017 will be observed on Saturday, 11th November. The celebration is done to honor America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.