Memorial Day Means Much More

Memorial Day Means Much More

Memorial Day means its time to grill the meats, vegetables and head to the stores for big sales. Memorial Day means so much more than our family and friends gatherings and shopping trips. But what is it really? Memorial Day and the weekend which marks time off for many and the beginning of summer and […]

National Memorial Day Museum Preserves Holiday History

National Memorial Day Museum Preserves Holiday History

Waterloo, New York is recognized by the federal government as the official birthplace of Memorial Day. Other communities honored soldiers who lost their lives during the Civil War with their own memorial observances, but present day ceremonies are modeled after those first held in Waterloo in 1866. The National Memorial Day Museum has preserved the […]

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