Remembrance Day November 11

What is Remembrance Day? It is the day poppies are worn or placed at a war memorial, commemorate members of the community, who have died in military action. In Canada, November 11 is officially called Remembrance Day, but it is also known as Armistice Day or Poppy Day. In the United States, Veterans Day falls on the same date. In the United Kingdom, the Sunday closest to November 11 is known as Remembrance Sunday. Canadians – World War 1 World War 1 began in 1914 and November 11, 1918 was the … Continue reading