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6 More Fascinating Facts about This Veterans Day

A PRIME Insurance Special Holiday Feature

Did you know this about the day?

  1. Veterans Day is a State and a Federal Holiday.

  2. While some schools close in reverence to the day, many do not.

  3. Many add an apostrophe when writing out the holiday name; the correct spelling, however,  is Veterans Day and not Veteran’s Day.

  4. The word ‘veteran’ is derived from Old English vernacular and means ‘from the past’.

  5. Roughly thirty five percent of all current US veterans were soldiers during the Vietnam War.

  6. The US Department of Veterans Affairs slogan is borrowed from President Abraham Lincoln’s 2nd inaugural speech: “To care for him who shall have borne the battle.”

RELATED: In memory of America’s Fallen Soldiers

PRIME Insurance Agency honors the American veterans who devoted selfless contributions to our country.  

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Summary: Getting the facts about Veterans Day is one more way to make it meaningful. Read this special edition from Prime Insurance Agency.


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