November 11 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, and the beginning of what today is known as Veterans Day. Every year at this time, we pay tribute to those who have unselfishly served and protected America.
These men and women have given so much for the freedoms we enjoy. The holiday gives us an opportunity to publicly thank them for their valor and for the sacrifices they—and their families—make.
I know many of you have very personal connections to Veterans Day; as a proud Army brat, I do, too. Read this to find out more.