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To those who have served and those who are now serving - thank you for all the many sacrifices you and your families have made for all of us.

The Riddle Family

 
Posts: 4713 | Location: Northern Ohio in the U.S.A. | Registered: December 04, 2002
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Well put Dr. Debbie
I was today years old when I learnt 3:11 moment of silence is 2 min and is for the three 11s.
Hour day month
Mike
 
Posts: 1095 | Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia in the USA | Registered: February 08, 2015
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Huh? I don't understand any of that Mike.

Update: just looked that up. I never knew that either.

It marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month, in 1918. A two minute silence is held at 11am to remember those who sadly lost their life in all wars.


Dave Turner
 
Posts: 1956 | Location: Wilson, North Carolina in the USA | Registered: November 15, 2011
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