Interesting Facts About Memorial Day!

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2027458 Interesting Facts About Memorial Day!

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While we’re putting those steaks on the BBQ and enjoying our long 3 day weekend with friends and family, we thought it fitting to take a moment to remember the true meaning and history of Memorial Day in honor of those who have served.  Here are some interesting facts and other Memorial Day trivia.

1444517 Interesting Facts About Memorial Day!

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Memorial Day was originally known as “Decoration Day” as the original tradition was to decorate soldiers’ tombs on this day. Today, there are many people and groups who continue this tradition.

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