On Memorial Day weekend, before you fire up the grill or pack the car to head for the beach, consider taking a few minutes to remember the purpose of the holiday.
Memorial Day is an important holiday in the United States that was established to give us a time to remember and honor the men and women who died in wars or in the service of their county. For a moving tribute to the fallen, please view the YouTube video The True Meaning of Memorial Day.
Following are some of the ways to help celebrate the true meaning of Memorial Day:
Taking time to remember and honor an individual who served and died in the United States military will help to make our Memorial Day celebrations more meaningful, and we will also feel more patriotic. We will not forget.