Posts Tagged ‘Missouri’

  • Memorial Day

    Memorial Day

    May 28th, 2012 | Memorial Day | journalpulp | 2 Comments

    Decoration Day was originally designed to commemorate the fallen Civil War soldiers. On May 5th, 1868, General John A. Logan spoke the following: The 30th of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers, or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion, […]

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