Veteran’s Day 11/11/11

Veteran's Park Flags

“Freedom is never free!”

- Unknown

 

Tank with US flag

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

- John F. Kennedy

 

Veteran's Park Helicopter

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.

- Cynthia Ozick

 

Remembrance Path

“In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.”

- Jose Narosky

 

Stone Marker Veteran's park

“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.

- Elmer Davis

 

Veteran's Park Memorial

“I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, Mother, what was war?

- Eve Merriam

 

Today we honor those who have selflessly defended our country. Thank you for your service.

 

 

Slan agus beannacht leat!

(Goodbye and blessings)

 

 

Irish American Mom

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  1. Hotly Spiced says:

    Memorial Day – such an important day of the year. In Australia we call it ‘Remembrance Day’. And that first quote is so true – Freedom is never Free.

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