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On Veterans Day (and every day) let’s recognize all who served

bizjournals Saturday, 9 November 2019
Veterans Day has its origins in Armistice Day, which was first acknowledged by President Wilson in 1919. The first anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Versailles took place “in the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month.” Congress made Armistice Day a national holiday on Nov. 11, 1938. After World War II, Alvin King, a small business owner in Emporia, Kansas, had a problem with the narrowness of those honored on Armistice Day. King was so moved by the death of his…
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CBS4's Ted Scouten reports on the help that veterans received from volunteers and the ceremonies to honor their service.

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