This Veterans Day, honor veterans by higher serving them

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It’s vital to acknowledge that Veterans Day is put aside for the folks amongst us — our mates, neighbors and members of the family — who’ve served.

Maine has a penchant for service. The state has been amongst these with the best share of veterans within the inhabitants. In response to the U.S. Division of Veterans Affairs, about 10 % of Maine’s grownup inhabitants served within the army, properly above the nationwide common.

The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month is put aside annually in solemn remembrance of the primary Armistice Day, when the world rejoiced and celebrated after 4 years of unspeakable horror, and to recollect the sacrifices women and men made as a way to guarantee a peace that might final for a few years.