World War II veterans, families honored at the State Capitol for Armed Forces Day

Veterans Bob Wiltrout (left) and Mark Stevens dress in period uniform to accompany a 1918 Liberty Truck at the Armed Forces Day ceremony at the Oregon State Capitol in Salem on Thursday, May 15, 2014.

The men who fought in World War II honored years later in pictures. an Army World War II veteran, attends an Armed Forces Day celebration at the Oregon State Capitol in Salem on May 14, 2019..

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Veterans Day (originally known as Armistice Day) is a federal holiday in the united states observed annually on November 11, for honoring military veterans, that is, persons who have served in the United States Armed Forces.It coincides with other holidays including Armistice Day and Remembrance Day which are celebrated in other countries that mark the anniversary of the end of World War I.

World War II veterans, families honored at the State Capitol for Armed Forces Day. World War II veterans from Oregon who were honored at the National Guard Career and Armed Forces Day celebration.

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World War II Veterans were also the first to serve in the nuclear age and American POWs were employed in the clean-up of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, thus becoming the first "atomic vets." Over 350,000 women served with a peak strength of 271,000 representing 2% of the personnel in uniform, compared to the approximately 15% now in the military.

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Armed Forces Day (formerly Veterans’ Day) in the United Kingdom is an annual event celebrated in late June to commemorate the service of men and women in the British Armed Forces.Veterans’ Day was first observed in 2006. Although an official event, it is not a public holiday in the UK. The name was changed to Armed Forces Day in 2009.

"We’re honored to have these two accomplished individuals serve as co-chairs for the Lone Star State," said Bill McNutt, Chairman of the State Funeral for World War II Veterans.

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