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Remembering The 1st Veterans Memorialized By Veterans Day

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Remembering The 1st Veterans Memorialized By Veterans Day

NPR - Kathleen Kelley Rushlow

In the United Kingdom, Veterans Day is celebrated with red paper poppies pinned to lapels in remembrance of those who served in World War I. The practice caught on after the bloody battlefields of France bloomed with red poppies following the war. Every year, British people wear these red flower …

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