Whether they fought in Salerno or Samarra, Heartbreak Ridge or Helmand, Khe Sanh or the Korengal, our veterans are part of an unbroken chain of men and women who have served our country with honor and distinction. Proclamation 9672 of November 7, 2017 Veterans Day, 2017 A Proclamation Our veterans represent the very best of America.

Fifty-two years ago, armed forces from North Korea shattered the peace as they crossed the 38th Parallel and invaded South Korea. Ergo this isn’t an overly humorous issue. They have bravely answered the call to serve in the finest military force in the world, and they have earned the dignity that comes with wearing the uniform and defending our great flag. The Congress, by Public Law 104-19 (36 U.S.C. This Friday marks Veterans Day 2011 which should make this issue come as no surprise, especially in light of the technical malfunction on last Friday cause a portion of the very early framework for the issue to be erroneously posted to the blog.

On October 8, 1954, President Dwight D. Eisenhower issued the first Veterans Day Proclamation: Roosevelt on Armistice Day 1936 “In order to ensure proper and widespread observance of this anniversary, all veterans, all veterans’ organizations, and the entire citizenry will wish to join hands in the common purpose. President Dwight Eisenhower, in his 1954 Veterans Day Proclamation, called upon all Americans to observe Nov. 11 as Veterans Day to honor all American veterans of all wars. Their sacrifices … (Public Law 380) on June 1, 1954, November 11th became a day to honor American veterans of all wars. Later that same year, on October 8th, President Dwight D. Eisenhower issued the first "Veterans Day Proclamation" which stated: "In order to insure proper and widespread observance of this anniversary, all veterans, all veterans' organizations, 2016 Veterans Day Proclamation by the President of the United States of America. National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day, 2002 By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation.

169m) has designated July 27, 1996, as "National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day" and has authorized and requested the President to issue a proclamation in observance of this day. A PROCLAMATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA – VETERANS DAY, 2012. On Veterans Day, we show them our deepest thanks.