Veterans Day

What we now know as Veterans Day is our opportunity to publicly commemorate the contributions of living veterans. Armistice Day, as it was called previously, officially received its name in America in 1926 through a congressional resolution. It became a national holiday 12 years later by similar congressional action. If World War I really had…

Willing to Guard and Defend It

Hundreds of veterans have been laid to rest in section 35 of the Forest Hill Cemetery in Madison Wisconsin. A large monument dedicated to them and the sacrifices they made stands near the center of this section of the cemetery and expresses the sentiments of many on this Veteran’s Day.