Thank you for your service.
Veterans Day occurs on November 11 every year in the United States in honor of the “eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month" of 1918 that signaled the end of World War I, known as Armistice Day
18.2 million living veterans served during at least one war as of 2018
9 percent of veterans are women
Of the 16 million Americans who served during World War II, about 496,777 were still alive as of 2018