For many Americans, Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of the summer and an opportunity to gather with family and friends. For veterans and their families, it is a day of rememberance for those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service of their country.
Stephen K. Robinson of the U.S., Air Force wrote a great about the Origin of Memorial Day, formerly known as Decoration Day. You can read his article at http://goo.gl/zDmdY.
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