1. US Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Coast Guard
2. Memorial Day- A day to remember and honor both men and women who died while serving our country in war. Veteran's Day- serving all the veteran's who have served in the forces.
3. Armistice Day
5. In 1954, after the US had been involved in two other wars, World War II and the Korean War, the holiday was renamed Veterans Day, in honor of the veterans of all the wars.
6. To show our gratitude to the brave men and women who sacrifice everything to make this world a safer place for the rest of us.