26 May '18, 1pm

Beautiful words of remembrance from President Reagan for the fallen.

Remarks by President Ronald Reagan Veterans Day National Ceremony Arlington National Cemetery Arlington, Virginia November 11, 1985 PRESIDENT REAGAN: Secretary Weinberger, Harry Walters, Robert Medairos, reverend clergy, ladies and gentlemen, a few moments ago I placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and as I stepped back and stood during the moment of silence that followed, I said a small prayer. And it occurred to me that each of my predecessors has had a similar moment, and I wondered if our prayers weren't very much the same, if not identical. We celebrate Veterans Day on the anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I, the armistice that began on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. And I wonder, in fact, if all Americans' prayers aren't the same as those I mentioned a moment ago. The timing of this holiday is quite deliberate in terms...

Full article: https://www.va.gov/opa/vetsday/speakers/1985remarks.asp

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