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Observations on Memorial Day, 1996

Observations on Memorial Day, 1996 by Jesse Brown Secretary of Veterans Affairs**   Memorial Day has traditionally been one of the most solemn and patriotic days for Americans. Rightfully so. Memorial Day is a day when all Americans, regardless of ideologies, race, creed, or political persuasion, join together to remember the sacrifices of those who answered …

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