A day we’re called to remember.
This is not a day to wish everyone a happy day, it is a day to pause, reflect, and remember.
Who Is In The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier?
Approved by Congress in 1921, this monument holds the remains of four unknown soldiers representing:
- World War I
- World War II
- The Korean War
- The Vietnam War
With today’s technology, it’s become easier to identify soldiers’ remains.
Which US war suffered the most casualties?
In order of casualties they are:
- The Civil War: 500,000+
- World War II: 400,000+
- World War I: 100,000+
- The Vietnam War: 58,200