Six Facts About Veterans Day
Today is Veterans Day, so remember: Memorial Day is for remembering those who DIED in military service. Veterans Day is to honor ALL veterans . . . both living and dead . . . the ones who served in wartime AND peacetime.
#1.) There Are Over 22 Million War Veterans Living in the U.S. That’s according to the Department of Veterans Affairs.
It includes 1.7 million veterans from World War Two, 2.2 million from Korea, 7.3 million from Vietnam, 5 million from Afghanistan and Iraq, and 500,000 from the Persian Gulf War.