Veterans Day is celebrated in the United States, in the Remembrance of the services of Veterans for their country and their compatriot. On this day, they used to organize the military parade, church services and show their thankful attitude with their different actions.
Veterans Day Military Parade:
In 1947, they organized the country biggest military parade for their great heroes in New York. On the other hand, in Birmingham, there was the longest running Parade denoted the National Veterans Day Parade. After New York and Birmingham, How Houston remains back, which is the main place of veterans, observation tells that 300,000 Veterans belonged from Houston.
The American Nation show its love and respect to their Veterans by lifting their pictures in their hands during the parade.You might be thinking that what time does the Veterans Day parade start? Here we are to tell you the exact time of the initiation of the parade.
They organize Veterans Day parade at 10:30 am and in all cities which conduct the parade, time remains the same. They show gratitude, honor, and affection towards their respected military persons, who have saved their country from enemies.
As we observed that the United Nations celebrate this federal holiday wholeheartedly but they tried that nobody can get damage so, a Pentagon memo said about the Veterans Day parade 2019 for this year that it will be held on November without tanks because they do not want any blockage of the roads and streets. This will be done because the citizens should not face any kind of inconvenience while the parade is going on. They do take care of the citizens even if they are celebrating and dedicating this day to the Veterans of the US.
Now you will be thinking that what would they do? So, now we are going to discuss some amazing and interesting Veterans Day facts 2019.
- It’s not like that the Veterans day just belonged to the big cities and became a hero for the compatriot. Lt. Colonel Joe M. Jackson and Major Stephen W. Pless, belonged from Newnan, the smallest town of State Georgia, got Medal of Honor. Jackson presented his services in World War II against Korea and Vietnam and Pless showed his devotion in Vietnam.
- Audie Murphy was known as a soft-hearted and polite person of World War I. He got many awards in the regard of his utmost services included Medal of Honor, Purple Heart with 2 Oakleaf Clusters and Distinguished Services cross. First, he was the hero of real life after the World War I, his heroism shifted to acting and made him the successful actor. His first film “To Hell and back” was his autobiography, released in 1955.
- Nobody can forget another hero of American Veterans, who had a different and long-time career named Lt. General Russel L. Honore. After that, his served as a commander of the Joint Task Force-Katrina.
- The United States Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron played the vital role in both Wars. The Naval and Marine pilots known as Blue Angels were most daring ambassadors.
There are only a few mentioned here but as far as the services of the Veterans are concerned, every Veteran is a hero of the nation.
The 35% Veterans of the World War II are alive. We can listen to their experiences from them and get passion from them for the betterment of the country. Moreover, we can also take part in making the country a better place to live, by giving small services. For example, we should be mindful of other people and we should help the people around us. So that we can be satisfied that we are at least doing something for the people of the nation.