Observing Veterans Day By Rep. Mike Sanders

On Nov. 11, 1918, at the 11th hour – after a brutally fought and bloody war that took an enormous toll in terms of human life and suffering – allied nations and Germany put into effect an armistice to stop what was then considered “the war to end all wars,” World War I. Thus, was born the original Armistice Day – a day to celebrate peace and an end to war. We, of course, now know how fleeting was that hope. That would not be the war to end all wars. In fact, United States of America military men and…

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