Celebrating the bravery of U.S. veterans

Major hostilities of World War I were formally ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, when the Armistice with Germany went into effect. At the urging of major U.S. veteran organizations, Armistice Day was renamed Veterans Day in 1954.

Want to stay up to date with your Senator?

Sign up for the District E-Newsletter below: